"It's really important to take a stand on this and to directly engage with the people who are trying to take the rights away. Engage to make sure that those people can't take your rights away."
Hayley Brown (photo) is VP for Organizing at NPEU; she discussed how reproductive rights are workers rights on last week's Your Rights At Work radio show (Thursdays 1-2p on WPFW 89.3FM).
“The first thing is to raise hell. That’s always the first thing to do when you’re faced with an injustice and you feel powerless. That’s what I do in my fight for the working class.”
photo: 2022 May Day wreath placed at the Mother Jones Historic Marker in Adelphi, Maryland by the Labor Heritage Foundation’s Saul Schniderman, “with thanks to Union Plus and Keith Anderko” for donating the wreath.
“We are now faced with the fact that tomorrow is today. We are confronted with the fierce urgency of now. In this unfolding conundrum of life and history, there ‘is’ such a thing as being too late. This is no time for apathy or complacency. This is a time for vigorous and positive action.”
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