Denver-area Troublemakers are gathering for a day of skill-building workshops, education, and strategy discussions for worker activists, union members, students, and community activists to put some movement back in the labor movement. When: July 23, 2016, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Where: Sheet Metal Workers Apprenticeship School (Local #9), 1515 W. 47th Ave, Denver Cost: $20, lunch included. Scholarships available (no one will be turned away for lack of funds). Workshops will include: »
Get in touch with the labor movement’s fighting spirit—meet us in Chicago! Online registration is now closed, but you can register when you arrive. Registration is $150 and includes the Saturday night banquet. NEW! Program now available. Click here to view the full lineup of speakers, workshops, and meetings. »
Join Buffalo labor activists and our friends at Labor Notes for a presentation on How to Jump-Start Your Union: Lessons from the Chicago Teachers. Featured speaker: Mark Brenner, coauthor and director of Labor Notes »
The Miami Troublemakers School is a one-day crash course in rabblerousing for union members, worker center activists, students, and community organizers. The day will feature trainings such as “Beating Apathy,” "Building Strong Labor-Community Coalitions," "Secrets of a Successful Organizer," and "Using Your Rights on the Job." We’ll also have a chance to network and share strategies so that we can build a stronger movement for workers and communities in South Florida. »
To defend public services and win at the bargaining table, we have to mobilize members and build strong community partnerships—but how? Come to a free workshop to share strategies and build skills. Hear from the Chicago Teachers Union on how they activated members, built strong community alliances and won a precedent-setting strike. When: Saturday January 16 9am-1pm We will be starting promptly at 9am, so please arrive early to register. »
Indiana Troublemakers are gathering for a day of skill-building workshops, education, and strategy discussions for worker activists, union members, students, and community activists to put some movement back in the labor movement. »
Vermont Labor Solidarity and Labor Notes present a Mini-Troublemakers School: Building Activism in Our Unions When: Saturday, October 31, 10am-2pm Where: Vermont Workers Center, 294 North Winooski Ave., Burlington Register here! »
Calling all New England Troublemakers! Budget cuts, corporate union-busting, and privatizing schemes are wreaking havoc on working people. Come to the New England Troublemakers School for a day of workshops and discussions on how to put the movement back in the labor movement. The school will be a great opportunity for union members, stewards, and community activists to share strategies and build the solidarity required to build a powerful fightback against corporate power. »

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