Sunday, May 2, 2010
WHERE: Black Bear Bakery, 2639 Cherokee (Historic Vandora Theatre Bldg),
St. Louis MO 63108
PRICE: $10 - This is a vegetarian fundraising dinner for the Gateway Green Alliance.
• Elston McCowan, former Public Service Director, Service Employees Inter’l Union
• Dennis Gallie, United Auto WorkAbe Pruitt, Chair, Firefighters for Racial Equality
• Delores Mills, American Federation of Teachers, Local 420 Retiree
Working people hear that they should be happy that unemployment is rising at a slower rate, as if that somehow translates into jobs.
The politicians refuse to consider single payer health care and instead hawk a plan that would leave millions of Americans with inadequate protection while guaranteeing billions to the insurance industry.
In the height of economic chaos, the extreme right wing “Tea Party” revs up mindless ravings as it physically attacks those who advocate decent health care.
Celebrate International Workers Day by looking at how labor can join with environmentalists and social justice activists to redesign the economy.
If you can bring a salad or vegetable dish to donate to the dinner, call 314-727-8554.