Innovations in the Labor Movement
9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
Lara Granich, Director, Missouri Jobs With Justice and Co-Chair of Jobs With Justice National Board of Directors
Ron Collins, Chief of Staff, Communications Workers of America and Co-Chair of Jobs With Justice National Board of Directors
Hon. David Bonior, Board Member, Jobs With Justice
Phillis Cooke, Financial Analyst, Banco Do Brasil and Member, Communications Workers of America
Ari Schwartz, Lead Organizer, DC Jobs With Justice
Palak Shah, Social Innovations Director, National Domestic Workers Alliance
Saket Soni, Executive Director, National Guestworker Alliance and the New Orleans Workers’ Center for Racial Justice
Ashim Roy, Vice President, New Trade Union Initiative
Erica Smiley, Organizing Director, Jobs With Justice
There are a number of Jobs With Justice local coalitions, unions and worker organizations that are creating new pathways forward to build power for working people in spite of the many challenges we face as a movement for workers’ rights and economic justice. Come learn about some great innovations in the labor movement today that are setting us on a new course to expand bargaining as we know it and to broaden the theater for organizing.