TUCOSWA Honored: The George Meany-Lane Kirkland Human Rights Award Ceremony will be held this Thursday, October 1, at6:00PM at the AFL-CIO honoring the Trade Union Congress of Swaziland (TUCOSWA) for its struggle to protect worker rights and defend human rights activists who have been illegally harassed and imprisoned. TUCOSWA continues to lead efforts to make Swaziland a more inclusive, just and democratic country.Click here to RSVP. photo: Vincent Ncongwane, TUCOSWA Secretary General
JUFJ: A restaurant worker turned organizer turned powerhouse labor leader. A pro bono champion and behind-the-scenes mentor and community builder. A determined and strategic LGBT ally parent and activist. A labor lawyer protecting workers and leading synagogue organizing. We want to celebrate with you. Jews United For Justice's Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel Vision Awards will honor these local leaders on October 25thfrom 4-6p at Temple Sinai. Click here to learn more.