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Portland Troublemakers School

UA Local 290 Training Center
20210 SW Teton Avenue
Tualatin, Oregon 97062, USA (map)



Troublemakers from the Pacific Northwest are gathering for a day of strategizing and skills-building to strengthen our workers' movement.

Hear from union leaders and activists about how to fight back at work and win. Network and strategize with local organizers to take on looming budget cuts and the right-to-work threat.

Cost: $10. Lunch included. Childcare stipends, transportation, and Spanish translation available. To sign up or for questions, contact Johanna (email labornotespdx@gmail.com, phone 971-998-7340).

Please register in advance at http://labornotes.org/pdx or by calling Labor Notes at (718) 284-4144.

Workshops will include Labor Notes' new Secrets of a Successful Organizer training track: * Beating Apathy * Assemble Your Dream Team: Identifying Leaders and Mapping Your Workplace * Swing into Action: Turning an Issue into a Campaign

Other workshops: * Preparing for "Right to Work" * Building Strong Labor-Community Alliances * Building Progressive Political Power at the Local Level

The workshop list is in formation. If you have a suggestion or question about the program or the event, email the local organizing committee at labornotespdx@gmail.com