The Center for Community and Ethnic Media at the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism is partnering with Metro NY Labor Communications Council to host a panel discussion on covering labor issues.
Thursday, May 1st, 2014 @ 6:00 p.m.
CUNY Graduate School of Journalism
219 West 40th Street (Between 7th and 8th Avenues), Room 308
New York, NY 10018
Cara Noel, Communications Director, NYC Central Labor Council, Co-Chair, NY Metro Labor Communications Council
Lenore Friedlaender, Assistant to the President 32BJ SEIU
Richie Steier, Editor of the civil-service newspaper “The Chief-Leader”
Moderator: Garry Pierre-Pierre, Executive Director, Center for Community and Ethnic Media
In recent years, new Americans have become the bedrock of labor union membership. These members are essentially your readers. And soon, the de Blasio administration is set to begin negotiations with municipal unions whose contracts expired long ago. So how do you cover labor issues and what exactly do your readers need to know about their unions? Please join us for a conversation with labor leaders and journalists about labor’s continuing role to empower new Americans.
Food and drinks will be served
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