Postal workers protest USPS cuts in Chicago, 2011. Charles Miller / Flickr
Metro held its 44th Annual Convention on May 10th.
The morning panel tackled climate disruption and labor’s role helping to solve this crisis.
Moderator – Lara Skinner, Cornell ILR Worker Institute
Jessica Ramos, NY State Senator
James Slevin, President, UWUA Local 1-2
Sean Sweeney, CUNY School of Labor and Urban Studies, the Murphy Institute
Todd Vachon, Labor Network for Sustainability
Portside Labor moderators were celebrated as the Communicators of the Year.
Outstanding labor communications and communicators were also celebrated. To see the winning entries go to the awards page.
Two student communicators were also recognized for their first-rate work. You can find their winning entries here.
Thanks to all who made for this engaging event.
District Council 37 Executive Director Henry Garrido stood with PSC members on the steps of City Hall to demand full state and city funding for CUNY in order to secure a just PSC contract. Photo: Dave Sanders
(photo: Marci Rosenblum)