A Feminist Survival Guide to Seattle
When: Saturday, March 12, 7:30pm (dinner at 6)
Where: New Freeway Hall, 5O18 Rainier Ave. S.
Cost: $2 ($1 for strikers or unemployed); dinner $8-10
Celebrate International Women’s Day with Radical Women and inspirational women labor organizers. This event features the following speakers:
Louisa Edgerly – Union organizer for SEIU 925* on campaigns in higher education. Collaborated with her non-tenure track colleagues at Seattle University on forming a union.
Darlene Flynn – President of City of Seattle PTE Local 17 chapter. She is a racial equity trainer focused on addressing institutional and structural racism and promoting racial equity.
Doreen McGrath – IBEW 77 shop steward and longtime activist with Radical Women. Tech worker who has twice won union representation at her City of Seattle work place.
Jessica Severance – Shop steward for Unite HERE Local 8 and elevator operator at the Space Needle who is mobilizing with coworkers against sexual harassment from guests.
Plus: International working women’s poetry