Archive for November, 2010

IWW IU 630 Meeting

IWW IU 630 Music and Entertainment Workers Union Next Chicago Meeting: Monday, November 22, 3-5 PM! @2117 W. Irving Park Rd.

Who can join the campaign?

Any worker in the Entertainment Industry! This includes, but is not limited to:

Road Crew
Recording Engineers
Live Sound Engineers
Music Teachers
Booking Agents
And many more…

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Wobfest This weekend: Nov 13&14th

Chicago IWW hosts MidWest WobFest 2010, November 12th-14th
The Chicago IWW is hosting the 2010 Midwest Wobfest at the UE hall on 37 S. Ashland Avenue. All IWWs and other workers are invited. Presentations require a $20 registration fee.

Friday night will be a music performance and party that is open to all (no registration required). The show is a $5 sliding scale cover, free with registration. On Saturday, will be the presentations and speakers followed by films and socializing. Sunday is a Labor History tour, including Haymarket Square and a tour of Forest Home, the final resting place of the Haymarket Martyrs.

This years presentations will include Occupations and Takeovers, Workers Self-Management, the UE Republic Windows strike & occupation, the Spanish Civil-War, Self-Management in Brazil, and more!

Meals will be provided (vegan.) Please let us know if you have any special needs, food allergies, gender preference, need housing or child care. Tabling space is still available!

You can register by mail, email, or at the door. See the attached documents for the schedule and registration information.


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