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UE at Labor Notes

The next Labor Notes Conference, a gathering of grassroots union activists, worker center leaders, and all-around troublemakers, is being held this weekend in Chicago.

UE leaders, staff and allies will be presenting at a number of workshops. Please join us at the following:

Friday, April 6th


  • Asian Unions vs. Militarism with UE ally Keisuke Fuse from Zenroren in Japan and facilitated by UE staff member Kari Thompson; International Ballroom C.


  • International Guest Reception; Upstairs Foyer.

Saturday, April 7th


  • Worker Cooperatives with Armando Robles and Maria Roman, UE Local 1110 (New Era Windows and Doors); Malpensa.
  • Bargaining for Health Care in the Trump Era with General President Peter Knowlton and Autumn Martinez, UE Local 255; O’Hare B.


  • Bargaining without Collective Bargaining with Bonita Johnson, UE Local 150; Hartsfield.
  • Organizing Across Europe with ally Michele Bulgarelli from FIOM in Bologna, Italy; O’Hare A.
  • Taking on NAFTA in the Trump Era with Daniel Campos, UE Local 1123; Int’l Ballroom E.

Sunday, April 8th


  • Responding to Sexual Harassment in the Workplace (and Your Union) with staff member Kari Thompson; O’Hare A.
  • Labor’s New Sources of Leverage with staff member Mark Meinster; United A.

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