10.7.22 Friday Forum - Kent Wong: The Future of the Labor Movement

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ICUJP Friday Forum
October 7th, 7:30-9:30 am Pacific

Kent Wong: The Future of the Labor Movement

Description: UCLA Labor Center Director Kent Wong will provide an analysis of the current state of the labor movement, and the critical importance of advancing social justice unionism

Join the conversation with our speaker:

Kent Wong is the director of the UCLA Labor Center where he teaches Labor Studies and Ethnic Studies. The UCLA Labor Center recently purchased a permanent home in the Pico Union neighborhood, and renamed the building the UCLA James Lawson Jr. Worker Justice Center. The UCLA Labor Center is currently supporting the launch of six new Labor Centers throughout the University of California during the coming academic year.

Learn More/Here's how YOU can help:

The UCLA Labor Center is launching six new Labor Centers statewide and 3 new Labor Centers in Mexico.  This provides exciting opportunities to advance labor and community alliances.  Please go to the Labor Center's website to find out how you can help support their work.

Website: UCLA Labor Center 


7:30 - 7:35  Log in and socialize
7:35 - 7:45  Welcome and introductions 
7:45 - 7:50  Reflection (5 min. maximum)
7:50 - 9:15  Program and Q&A
9:15 - 9:20  Announcements
9:20 - 9:30  Closing circle and prayer

9:35 Board Meeting

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Reflection: Chris Ponnet
Facilitator: Stephen Fiske
Zoom host: David Clennon

** Meetings begin promptly at 7:30 am Pacific. **

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ICUJP Friday Forum 10/07/22
Time: 07:30 AM Pacific Time (US and Canada)


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October 07, 2022 at 7:30am - 9:30am
Online Zoom Meeting
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