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* Cascade picket/rally, TukwilaCascade picket/rally, Tukwila

Time: 11:00 am

Join SEIU Healthcare 1199NW members from Cascade Behavioral Health as they fight for safe patient care. Workers and the community will come together for a picket and rally on Thursday, Sept. 2 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 12844 Military Road S. in Tukwila, Wash. Click for details.

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* Nabisco strike rally, PortlandNabisco strike rally, Portland

Time: 10:00 am

Nabisco workers are on strike across the nation. Join these BCTGM members where it all began at Nabisco's Portland facility for a Solidarity Rally on Saturday, Sept. 4 from 10 a.m. to noon at 100 NE Columbia in Portland. Click for details.

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* LABOR DAYLABOR DAY

Happy Labor Day! As the pandemic rages on, many of the picnics and events traditionally hosted by Central Labor Councils are not being held this year. But you can celebrate Labor Day by joining the social media campaign to urge passage of the PRO Act! Click for details.

* Ralph Chaplin Memorial, TacomaRalph Chaplin Memorial, Tacoma

Time: 10:30 am

The Pierce County Central Labor Council's annual Ralph Chaplin Gravesite Memorial will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday, Sept. 6 at the Calvary Cemetery, 5212 70th St. West in Tacoma. Click for details.

* Labor Day picnic, LakewoodLabor Day picnic, Lakewood

Time: 11:30 am

WFSE Local 793 will host its annual Labor Day Picnic from 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 6 at Fort Steilacoom Park's Picnic Pavilion, 9200 Steilacoom Blvd SW in Lakewood. Click for details.

* Labor Day event, Sedro-WoolleyLabor Day event, Sedro-Woolley

Time: 12:00 pm

The Northwest Washington Central Labor Council will hold its annual Labor Day Picnic -- featuring fun, friends and food by Chef Marvin Rosete -- on Monday, Sept. 6 from Noon to 4 p.m. at Riverfront Park, 1001 River Road in Sedro-Woolley. Click for details.

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* CA recall phone bankCA recall phone bank

Time: 5:30 pm

Please join the WSLC on Wednesday, Sept. 8 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. for a phone bank to support our Labor Family in California in their “No on Recall” efforts. Click to sign up for a shift. Other shifts are also available on Sept. 7, 9, and 11-14. Click to sign up for a shift.

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* TRIPS Waiver Action ConferenceTRIPS Waiver Action Conference

Time: 10:00 am

The West Coast TRIPS Waiver Action Conference will be held via Zoom from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Sept. 11 to plan next steps in the effort to "free the vaccine" by getting the WTO to grant the TRIPS waiver for its mass production. Click for details.

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* WA Poor Peoples Campaign eventWA Poor Peoples Campaign event

Time: 7:15 am

The Washington Poor People's Campaign will host an Open House via Zoom on Monday, Sept. 13 from 7 to 8:15 p.m. Join and hear the voices of workers, labor and community leaders as they share their experiences and efforts to advance Workers’ Rights and Democracy, including the PRO Act. Click for details.

* WSARA forum with Rep. SmithWSARA forum with Rep. Smith

Time: 1:30 pm

The Washington State Alliance for Retired Americans will host "What Does President Biden's 'Build Back Better' Plan Mean for Medicaid and Medicare," a forum with Rep. Adam Smith and EOI's Sam Hatzenbeler from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 13. WSARA will present its Hero Award to Rep. Smith for his 100% 2020 pro-retiree voting record. Click for details.

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* UW workers' Solidarity RallyUW workers' Solidarity Rally

Time: 11:00 am

All union members and community supporters are invited to show their support at a Solidarity Rally for UW, UWMC and Harborview MC workers seeking a fair wage increase on Thursday, Sept. 16 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Harborview Park, 779 Alder St. in Seattle. Click for details.

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* PSARA webinar on Far RightPSARA webinar on Far Right

Time: 5:00 pm

Join PSARA for "Defending Democracy in a Period of Far-Right Insurrection," a webinar featuring Leonard Zeskind and Devin Burghart, at 5 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 23. Click for details.

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* Womxn's Labor LeadershipWomxn's Labor Leadership

Time: 12:00 am

Women Innovating Labor Leadership (WILL) Empower presents its Womxn’s Labor Leadership Symposium 2021 on Sept. 30 and Oct. 1. AFL-CIO President Liz Shuler and the WSLC's April Sims will be among the featured guests. Click for details and registration information. Thursday, September 30 – Friday, October 1

   

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