Tuesday, March 29, 2011

We Are One - ATLANTA - Rally/March for Workers Rights


When: April 4th, 2011 5:30 pm

Where: The King Center - 449 Auburn Ave NE Atlanta, GA

We will gather at the King Center and march on the GA State Capital to demand that governments across the country and corporate interests respect workers rights. In honor of Dr. King, we march to show that working people are united to defend collective bargaining and justice for all workers.

The event marks 43yrs since Dr. King's closing struggle in support of the striking Memphis sanitation workers and the Poor People's campaign.

Feat. Speakers: AFL-CIO Executive Vice President, Arlene Holt-Baker and Martin Luther King III

Invite: Working people throughout Atlanta and beyond (in unions and not), Congregations, Students, Community organizations, Civil Rights groups, social justice activists and allies.

http://www.aflcio.org/splash_weareone.cfm?continue=%2Findex.cfm

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XaIfDNQV5dM&feature=player_embedded