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Fighting Racism on the Job

February 23 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

$2 – $15

Black History Month Forum 2019

Fighting Racism on the Job

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.

Saturday, Feb. 23, 7pm
Home-cooked Soul Food Dinner 6pm
Door donation $2-$5 sliding scale . Buffet $8-$10

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

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

Sponsored by Freedom Socialist Party & Radical Women

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Date:
February 23
Time:
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cost:
$2 – $15
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New Freeway Hall
5018 Rainier Ave. S
Seattle, WA 98118 United States
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Phone:
206-722-6057
Website:
http://www.radicalwomen.org/index.shtml

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