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Labor in the Age of Trump: Fighting the Right-Wing Agenda


Hosted by the Labor Center at UMass Amherst

When:  Friday, March 2, 9 am-4 pm; Saturday, March 3,  10 am-3 pm
Where:  Campus Center, UMass, Amherst

What: Join leading labor scholars and community activists to document the impact of the Trump-era policy changes on workers and unions, and to chart the way forward. On Friday, panelists present papers on Struggles over Right-Wing Policies, Labor and the Rise of the Right, and Organizing the Fight-Back.  On Saturday, presenters will meet with union and community activists in workshops covering how the right-wing organizes, working class politics, fighting the attack on the public sector, and how labor confronts globalization, immigration, and climate change.  Conference is free, lunch provided with registration.

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Earlier Event: March 1
Anti-Racism Training