LER Master Calendar


Saturday, March 9, 2019

    • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    • The Rice Building, Suite #110, 815 W. VanBuren, Chicago, Illinois 60607

    As the Great Recession continues, the country is embroiled in debates over economic issues. This class gives you the information you need to effectively enter these debates. Some topics to be discussed include: What is the response to the argument that raising the minimum wage will hurt workers by increasing inflation? What is the answer to the argument that free trade rai

Saturday, March 16, 2019

    • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
    • Labor and Employment Relations Building, Basement room 35, 504 E. Armory Ave., Champaign, Illinois 61820

    The class will discuss ways to educate, organize, and mobilize the members. We will review examples of how some locals have succeeded in transforming their unions. Topics include collective action around grievances; confronting and overcoming divisions such as over race, gender, or immigration status; responding to apathetic or anti-union members; organizing member-to-memb

Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Thursday, October 17, 2019

Friday, October 18, 2019

Saturday, October 19, 2019

Sunday, October 20, 2019