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* Janus Preparation TrainingJanus Preparation Training

Time: 10:00 am

The WSLC will conduct a Janus Preparation Training on Wednesday, June 6 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at its Seattle office, 321 16th Ave. South. Union leaders and staff are urged to join the WSLC to share and learn about best practices to build union strength before and after Janus. There is no cost and lunch will be provided. To register to attend in person or via webinar, contact the WSLC’s Richard Cox at rcox@wslc.org or by calling 206-281-8901.

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* WSLC Racial Justice TrainingWSLC Racial Justice Training

The Washington State Labor Council will present its Racial Justice Training, a two-day training session, on June 11 and 12 at the Teamsters Local 117 Hall (Large Auditorium), 14675 Interurban Ave. S. in Tukwila, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day. For more info or to RSVP email rcox@wslc.org

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* WSLC Racial Justice TrainingWSLC Racial Justice Training

The Washington State Labor Council will present its Racial Justice Training, a two-day training session, on June 11 and 12 at the Teamsters Local 117 Hall (Large Auditorium), 14675 Interurban Ave. S. in Tukwila, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day. For more info or to RSVP email rcox@wslc.org

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* Worksite Conversation TrainingWorksite Conversation Training

Build your union's internal organizing capacity! The WSLC will host Worksite Conversation Trainings on Thursday, June 14 from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., and again from 5 to 7:30 p.m., at the IUPAT (Painters) District Council 5 offices in Seattle, 6770 E. Marginal Way S., Building E, Room 370ABC. Click for details.

* Janus Solidarity Rallies?Janus Solidarity Rallies?

Time: 11:30 am

At 7 a.m. on a Thursday or Monday in June, the Supreme Court is expected to announce its Janus decision and impose “Right to Work Is Wrong” restrictions on all public employees nationwide. Solidarity rallies are planned that day from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in cities across the state. Is it TODAY? Click for details.

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* Airport Service Workers DayAirport Service Workers Day

Time: 12:30 pm

Join union airport service workers, Prospect Airport Services workers, faith leaders, labor and community allies for Airport Service Workers Day Friday, June 15 at SeaTac Airport, Arrivals Hall, Gate 00 from 12:30 to 1 p.m. Click for details.

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* Janus Solidarity Rallies?Janus Solidarity Rallies?

Time: 11:30 am

At 7 a.m. on a weekday in June, the Supreme Court is expected to announce its Janus decision and impose “Right to Work Is Wrong” restrictions on all public employees nationwide. Solidarity rallies are planned that day from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in cities across the state. Will it be Friday, June 22? Click for details.

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* Labor 2018 kickoff, LongviewLabor 2018 kickoff, Longview

Time: 10:00 am

The WSLC's Labor Neighbor Kickoff event will be Saturday, June 23 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Covered Picnic Area at Lake Sacajawea, 16th Ave & Nichols Blvd. in Longview. It will be in support of Erin Fraser, WSLC-endorsed candidate for State Representative in LD 19. Click for details.

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* Janus Solidarity RalliesJanus Solidarity Rallies

Time: 11:30 am

At 7 a.m. in late June, the Supreme Court is expected to announce its Janus decision and impose “Right to Work Is Wrong” restrictions on all public employees nationwide. Solidarity rallies are planned that day from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in cities across the state. Is THIS the day? Click for details.

* Westin Hotel rally, SeattleWestin Hotel rally, Seattle

Time: 4:00 pm

Show your support for Westin (Marriott) workers seeking a fair contract by joining them and other UNITE HERE members at 4 p.m. on Wednesday, June 27 outside the Westin Hotel, 1900 5th Ave. in Seattle. Click for details.

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* Families Belong TogetherFamilies Belong Together

Time: 11:00 am

Families Belong Together: National Day of Action on Saturday, June 30. Events are happening in communities across Washington state, but perhaps the biggest will be from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the SeaTac Federal Prison, 2425 S. 200th St. Click for details.

* Songs of Labor Unity, SeattleSongs of Labor Unity, Seattle

Time: 7:30 pm

Songwriter and humorist Gary Kanter will host An Evening of Labor Unity on Saturday, June 30 at 7:30 p.m. at Couth Buzzard Books, 8310 Greenwood Ave. N. in Seattle. He'll be joined by fellow labor troubadours Mike Dumovich and Tom Rawson, along with special guest musicians and members of the labor community. For info, email gmkanter@garykanter.com

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