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Tuesday, July 23, 2013 - 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE
518 Valencia | 518 Valencia St., San Francisco, CA



2016 LaborFest | July 2-31

LaborFest is an annual festival celebrating the history and culture of working people through film, art, lectures, and exhibits all over the Bay Area from July 2-31, 2016.

> LaborFest 2016 Schedule

The festival commemorates the 82nd anniversary of 1934’s “Bloody Thursday” when two workers were shot and killed in San Francisco for supporting the longshoremen and maritime workers strike. The incident brought about the San Francisco General Strike.

In 2016 the festival also marks the 100th Year of Easter Uprising and the 100th anniversary of the Preparedness Day bombing on Market St..

Tuesday, July 23, 2013
Slave Labor, Free Labor & Working People Today | 2016 LaborFest | July 2-31

Slave Labor, Free Labor & Working People Today | SF2013 is the 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation by President Abraham Lincoln.

Carol Lang, CUNY Lecturer, will discuss the links with the fight against slave labor 150 years ago and the meaning for today for workers in the US and around the world.


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Cost: FREE

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