Detroit Troublemakers School
Event at a Glance
Online registration is now closed, but you can still attend the Detroit Troublemakers School! Show up at 9:30 and registration will be available at the door.
NEW Program Available Here
Detroit-area Troublemakers are gathering for a day of skill-building workshops that will help union members and labor activists build power on the job. We have some great new workshops inspired by our new book, Secrets of a Successful Organizer, Labor Notes' fastest-selling ever.
When: December 3, 2016, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Where: UAW Local 22, 4300 Michigan Ave., Detroit, MI 48210
Cost: $20, lunch included. Scholarships available (no one will be turned away for lack of funds).
9:30 a.m. Registration (Please arrive early so the agenda can start and end on time).
10:45 a.m. Morning Workshops
Secrets of a Successful Organizer: Beating Apathy
Running for Union Office
Building Labor Community Alliances
Dealing With Difficult Supervisors
12:45 p.m. Lunch
1:30 p.m. Afternoon Workshops
Secrets of a Successful Organizer: Turning an Issue Into a Campaign
Contract Campaigns From the Bottom Up
Social Justice Unionism
Secrets of a Successful Organizer: Mapping Your Workplace and Identifying Leaders
3:30 p.m. Wrap-Up
4:00 p.m. Adjourn for social hour nearby