|Representatives from Mexico, Brazil, France, South Africa and India join UE in front of the Haymarket Memorial in Chicago|
International Participation at the Labor Notes Conference
More than a dozen delegates from UE’s close international allies participated in the Labor Notes Conference, joining the more than 50 UE officers, members and staff who participated attended. All told, the gathering of some 2,000 U.S. labor activists included more than 90 labor leaders and activists from other countries.
Lenin González Tellez, a young leader of the Frente Autentico del Trabajo (FAT), elected to a top leadership position only a month earlier, was enthusiastic about the event. “Labor Notes is a great experience. One can find many brothers and sisters in the struggle, it is a place to laugh, learn, heal the wounds of the... Read more