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Fighting Racism On the Job (Black History Month Forum)

  • New Freeway Hall 5018 Rainier Ave. S. Seattle, WA (map)

Description:

Speakers:

  • Markisha Dixon: Protech union Local 17 and Seattle Silence Breaker member standing up to race and sex discrimination facing workers at the City of Seattle.

  • Tamasha Emedi: Teacher at Hazel Valley Elementary and Building Representative to Highline Education Association striving to diversify teaching staff and eliminate prejudice in schools.

  • John Frazier: President of Washington Federation of State Employees Local 3488 and leader in the struggle for equality and respect at Harborview and UW medical centers.

  • Christina López: Teamsters Local 763 and immigrant rights activist, coordinator of the Comrades of Color Caucus, and affirmative action advocate.

Home-cooked Soul Food Dinner 6pm

Sponsored by Freedom Socialist Party & Radical Women

Cost: Door donation $2-$5 sliding scale. Buffet $8-$10

More more information: call 206-722-2453 or FSPseattle@mindspring.com. To arrange childcare or work exchanges, please call two days in advance.

Directions: New Freeway Hall 5018 Rainier Ave. S., Seattle; On the #7 bus line. Near Columbia City light rail station.

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