Learning the Arts of Our Struggles!

Learn how to bring heart and soul into our activism through the arts. This workshop will provide a space to learn and share creative ways we can incorporate the arts into organizing campaigns. We will also discuss examples of music and visual arts as powerful and...

Organizing for Just Hours

Thanks in part to the fight for a shorter workday that was at the center of labor struggles a century ago, the standard for “full time” is the 40-hour work week. But for a large number of working men and women who have part-time jobs or face erratic scheduling, a...

Winning the Message War on Work and Economic Justice

Workers’ rights and economic justice are our areas of expertise. But we can’t be successful unless we have the same relentless message discipline that our opponents have. Thankfully, our movement has a new, winning message playbook that will allow us to intensify...

Preying on Our Schools: Exposing Hedge Funds in Education

Hedge fund managers are defunding public K-12 schools, colleges and universities and using their money to convince policymakers to adopt anti-student, anti-worker and anti-education policies. This panel will expose how hedge funds prey on schools and drain their...

A Picture Is Worth 1000 Words: The Power of Visual Storytelling

Visuals have immense power when properly utilized as part of campaigns for social change. But it takes hard work and intentional planning to build a consistent practice of visual storytelling into organizing campaigns, especially when you don’t have skilled...