Daily Archives: June 30, 2017
Victor Manuel Lemagne Sanchez, Secretary General of Cuba’s Hotel and Tourism Union will be our special guest on The Labor Forum, WRFG 89.3FM on Monday, July 3 from 4:15-4:55pm.
The 55 year old Lemagne has held that position since 2011 and also is on the executive committee of the Federation of Cuban Workers, (the CTC is the national umbrella organization of unions in Cuba). In addition, He is an elected delegate to Cuba’s National Assembly
This is the first time since 2001, that a Cuban union leader has been granted a visa to meet with US union members.
Brother Lemagne is touring the United States with visits to a number of cities including Los Angeles and the Bay Area in California, Chicago and NYC.
The Labor Forum is honored to be able to discuss the role of Cuban unions in the workplace, government and society in general with him. He will be speaking in Spanish with translation by Jose Perez.