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* Wells Fargo protestsWells Fargo protests

Time: 12:00 pm

Wells Fargo has thus far declined to distance themselves from the anti-worker, anti-LGBTQ Murdoch Trust. The NW Accountability Project is upping the ante and moving this protest to a Wells Fargo branch near you! Protests are planned at multiple bank branches at Noon on Friday, June 3. Check back for details.

* I-1433 Day of ActionI-1433 Day of Action

Time: 9:00 am

Saturday, June 4, hundreds of volunteers will take to the streets and gather signatures for Initiative 1433’s Statewide Day of Action. Click to sign up for a 9 to 11:30 a.m. or 11:30 to 2 p.m. shift at a location convenient to you, or call the campaign headquarters at 206-709-1313 for more info.

* Tacoma labor history walkTacoma labor history walk

Time: 1:00 pm

Saturday, June 4, 2016 A Tacoma Labor History Walking Tour will be held on Saturday, June 4. Meet at 1 p.m. at Firemen’s Park (corner of South 9th St. & A St.) This guided walking tour of Tacoma’s Labor History will focus only on Downtown sites on the flat elevation near Pacific Avenue. Union members, families, students and anyone interested in labor history are welcome. Click for details.

* Harborview Unity Rally,SeattleHarborview Unity Rally,Seattle

Time: 11:00 am

WFSE Local 1488 and SEIU 925 will hold a Unity Rally at Harborview Medical Center on Tuesday, June 7 in support of strong contracts with fair wages, respect and adequate staffing. It will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Harborview, 3256 9th Ave. in Seattle. Click for details.

* USFS Job Fair picket, OlympiaUSFS Job Fair picket, Olympia

Time: 11:30 am

All union members and community supporters are invited to join members of National Federation of Federal Employees, IAMAW, AFL-CIO as they conduct an informational picket Tuesday, June 7 outside a U.S. Forest Service Job Fair in Olympia. Meet at 11:30 a.m. across from the Governor’s Hotel, 621 Capitol Way S. Picketing will be from noon to 1 p.m. Click for details.

* 28th LD forum, Lakewood28th LD forum, Lakewood

Time: 6:00 pm

Union members and other supporters of working families should make plans to attend a 28th Legislative District Candidate Forum this Thursday, June 9 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the First Baptist Church of Lakewood, 5400 112th St. S.W. in Lakewood. Click for details.

* Closer Look at the TPP, TacomaCloser Look at the TPP, Tacoma

Time: 6:00 pm

The Washington Fair Trade Coalition will present "The Devil's in the Details: A Closer Look at the Trans-Pacific Partnership" from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, June 9 at the University of Puget Sound's Kilworth Memorial Chapel, 1500 N. Warner St. in Tacoma. Click for details.

* Triumph rally, SpokaneTriumph rally, Spokane

Time: 1:00 pm

Union members and community supporters from around the state will be traveling to Spokane on Friday, June 10 for a One Equal Team rally alongside the locked-out employees of Triumph Composite Systems to mark the one-month anniversary of the labor dispute. The rally will be Friday from 1 to 3 p.m. on the west side of Triumph’s plant (U.S. Hwy 2 at South Lucas Drive). Click for details.

* Sisters in the Trades, SeattleSisters in the Trades, Seattle

Time: 4:00 pm

Sheryl Brown, founder of Negucci Women In Construction & Technology, will speak at a meeting of the Sisters in the Building Trades on Saturday, June 11 at the South Seattle Community College, Bldg. C Room 122. Set up is at 3 p.m., potluck at 4 p.m. and the meeting is at 4:30 p.m. Click for details.

* Seattle Council on SocSecSeattle Council on SocSec

Time: 2:00 pm

All union members and community supporters are urged to join members of Puget Sound Advocates for Retirement Action in the Seattle City Council Chambers, 600 4th Ave., on Monday, June 13 at 2 p.m. to demonstrate your support for a resolution to expand Social Security and Medicare. Click for details.

* Labor Neighbor walk, TacomaLabor Neighbor walk, Tacoma

Time: 5:30 pm

The first Labor Neighbor walk of the 2016 election season in Pierce County will be held on Flag Day — Tuesday, June 14 — from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Meet at 5:30 p.m. at the UFCW Local 367 office, 6403 Lakewood Drive SW in Tacoma, and then hit the streets to tell fellow union members why labor's endorsed candidates in the 28th LD earned their unions' support. Click for details.

* Trans workers' rights forumTrans workers' rights forum

Time: 7:00 pm

Don’t let the extreme-right’s latest wedge issue hurt workers at your union! Learn about transgender workers’ issues at this special M.L. King County Labor Council event commemorating LGBTQ Pride month. It will be Wednesday, June 15 at 7 p.m. in Hall 1 of the Seattle Labor Temple, 2800 First Ave. Click for details.

* Justice for Janitors, SeattleJustice for Janitors, Seattle

Time: 1:30 pm

Stand with hundreds of hardworking janitors and their families to Raise America and get Justice for Janitors at 1:30 p.m. on Friday, June 17 at Seattle’s Westlake Park, 401 Pine St.

* Trade Justice festival, TacomaTrade Justice festival, Tacoma

Time: 12:00 pm

The Tacoma Festival for Trade Justice: Oppose the TPP, Celebrate a Fair Future will be held on Saturday, June 25 from noon to 5 p.m. at Wright Park, 501 S. I St. Come for the rally at noon, stay for live music, trade-themed carnival booths, free food, and put together a team of 4-6 to compete in the Trade Triathalon, including a three-legged race-to-the-bottom and democracy tug-of-war! Click for details.

* Broadcast resolution, SeattleBroadcast resolution, Seattle

Time: 2:00 pm

Following the 3-0 committee vote June 22 to defend quality broadcast news, a coalition of community and labor members will bring an important broadcast media resolution to the full Seattle City Council at its meeting on Monday, June 27 at 2 p.m. at City Hall, 600 4th Ave. Union members are encouraged to attend! Get details.

* Tacoma General picket/rallyTacoma General picket/rally

Time: 2:00 pm

All Tacoma and Pierce County residents are invited to join nurses at an Unfair Labor Practice Informational Picket and Rally from 2 to 7 p.m. on Monday, June 27 at Tacoma General on the corner of Martin Luther King Jr. Way & S. 3rd St. Click for details.





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