Albany

  • Empire State Plaza in Albany, New YorkMonday: Press conference with students, labor and faith to speak out against sweatshops
    • 11:00 – Rally at the Washington Avenue Entrance of the Capitol
    • 11:15 – March up to the Hall of Governors
    • 1130 – Press Conference in the Hall of Governors
  • Tuesday: Documentary Screening of Made in LA
    • 6:30 p.m. at the Spectrum
    • About the movie: Made in L.A. is an Emmy award-winning feature documentary that follows the remarkable story of three Latina immigrants who work at Los Angeles garment sweatshops and embark on a three-year odyssey to win basic labor protections from a clothing retailer.
    • RSVP here
  •  Friday: Sweatshop Worker Speaker Events
    • 12:30 – 1:30 p.m. – Worker at Siena, Key Auditorium (Roger Bacon 202) [Siena Flyer]
    • 3-4:30 p.m. – Worker at SUNY Albany, Humanities 354 [University at Albany Flyer]
    • 6-8:30 p.m. – Community speaker event, Pastoral Center [Flyer]
      • Potluck at6; Speaker at 7
      • Event sponsored by Peace and Justice Commission of the Roman Catholic Dioceses of Albany
      • RSVP here

Click here to print a flyer for Albany’s Week of Action!