FDR and Labor (rescheduled from 5/5 due to rain)
Sun, May 12, 5pm – 6pm
FREE; RSVP online here
U.S. Park Ranger Mike Balis leads a special tour of the Franklin Delano Roosevelt Memorial through the lens of FDR’s long and complex history with the American labor movement and the nation’s workers.
JUST ADDED: Building the American Dream (film)
Tuesday, May 21⋅6:30 – 9:00pm; Busboys and Poets Takoma
FREE; RSVP here
Co-sponsored by LiUNA Local 11; CSA's Building Futures/Women in the Trades
In Texas, construction workers face the deadliest conditions in the country. This feature documentary follows three immigrant families who are rising up to seek justice and equality in an industry rife with exploitation.
"An eye-opener about the abuse of workers whose immigration status makes them victims." — The Hollywood Reporter