Daily Archives: June 21, 2015
The Labor Forum on Monday, June 22 takes up two issues of importance to workers and their families, education and jobs. At 4:15pm, RiseUp Education Organizer, Allie McCullen will talk about the trend to use corporate models in public education from extensive testing to for-profit schools to million dollar salaries for university presidents.
At 4:30pm, community organizer, Marshall Rancifer and State Senator Vincent Fort will discuss why huge development plans such as the new Falcons Stadium and the Tyler Perry Studio on Ft. McPherson are unlikely to bring needed living wage jobs and community services to the nearby neighborhoods.
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