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Between the Lines

40 years of books without bosses, 1977-2017

Remembering Workers’ Struggles in Toronto

  • May 28th, 2017, 10:00am–6:00pm
  • Steelworkers' Hall 25 Cecil Street, Toronto, Ontario M5T 1N1, Toronto , ON, Canada (map)

Join the Toronto Workers’ History Project for an interactive day of presentations and discussion about important workers’ struggles in Toronto featuring BTL authors!

Co-sponsored by: Toronto Workers’ History Project Canadian Committee on Labour History Steelworkers Toronto Area Council

10:00am-12:00pm Walking Tours Craig Heron and David Kidd (starting outside Steelworkers’ Hall)

12:00-1:00 Workers’ History of Cecil St John Humphrey and Andy King (Steelworkers’ Toronto Area Council)

1:00-1:30 Lunch

1:30-2:00 Black Activism Matters: 5 Films Akua Benjamin (Ryerson University)

2:00-4:00 Popular Struggles Ester Reiter – Women in the Jewish Left Tim McCaskell – Class in Toronto’s LGBT Struggles Gaétan Héroux – History of Ontario Coalition Against Poverty

4:00-4:15 Cash Bar opens

4:15-5:30 Workers’ Theatre The Eatons’ Strike

5:30-6:00 Cash Bar

Registration Fee: Employed $20 Students/Unemployed $10

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