Sunday, November 22, 2009
1:00–3:30 p.m.


IBT Local 237 Union Hall
216 W 14th St, New York, New York

Join the Uprising!

A Centennial Commemoration of the Uprising of the 20,000 one of the most important moments in labor history and women’s US history. The story of these brave young women will make your heart sing. Live Klezmer Music—Film Screening—Solidarity—Activism

Come see how 20,000 young working women rose up to make history. Screening of Alex Szalat’s Clarah Lemlich: A Strike Leader’s Diary followed by discussion with honored guests including Rita Margules (Clara Lemlich’s daughter).

For more info:
Jewish Women Encyclopedia
Labor Movement
The Uprising of the Twenty Thousands

Co-hosted by Adelphi History Department and School of Education

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