Siege at Republic | Bleader

Thursday, July 16, 2009

Siege at Republic

Posted By on 07.16.09 at 02:29 PM

Sign up for our newsletters Subscribe

0ce1/1247773277-workers.jpg

Andrew Freund's documentary Workers' Republic, about last year's successful occupation by laid-off workers at Republic Windows and Doors to retain their benefits, screens Friday at Casa Michoacan.

Freund, who produces the CAN TV series Labor Beat will speak after the screening, along with Reader contributor Kari Lydersen, who wrote the book Revolt on Goose Island about the strike, and Armando Robles, president of United Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers local 1110.

Workers' Republic screens Friday at 7 PM at Casa Michoacan, 1638 S. Blue Island.

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

More by Ed M. Koziarski

Agenda Teaser

Galleries & Museums
August 20
Galleries & Museums
Artists Run Chicago 2.0 Hyde Park Art Center
September 01

The Bleader Archive

Popular Stories