Trying to rebound off the ropes, where it has been pummeled for the past several decades, The United Auto Workers (UAW) has launched an aggressive organizing campaign in the South, in line with an AFL-CIO resolution emphasizing organizing there, where unionization rates are weak across the board.
Amid the raging debate on the Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP), Akbayan partylist today warned the public not to be swayed by efforts from some quarters to use the issue to deflect attention on the plunder charges filed against several lawmakers involved in the multi-billion Janet Lim-Napoles pork barrel scam.
WHEN: Saturday, October 12 at 10 am
WHERE: Harvard Kennedy School on 79 John F. Kennedy St Cambridge, MA 02138
WHAT: Reflecting on the relation between Harvard and right wing policy makers in the Americas
WHY: To Raise awareness about the horror of the joint US/Mexico “War on Narco-Trafficking” and of Harvard University’s honoring of a War Criminal
CONTACT for further info: Mela Heestand: mela.heestand (at) gmail.com, 978-394-5923