Bay Area Troublemakers School


April 8, 2023 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Oakland Technical High School
4351 Broadway
CA 94611
$40 - Regular registration $15 - Hardship rate registration (choose if you need)

Bringing together union members, labor activists, and local officers, a Troublemakers School is an incredible space for networking, building solidarity, and sharing successes, strategy, and inspiration. It’s a real shot in the arm for newbies and seasoned activists alike.

You will be inspired. Hear speakers from the front lines of recent struggles.

You will learn new skills. The one-day conference features interactive workshops, panels and meetings, ranging from crucial basic skills like helping your colleagues beat apathy to advanced topics like winning first contracts and running for union office.

Registration (scroll down to bottom):

Workshops will include:

  • Beating Apathy
  • Turning an Issue into a Campaign
  • Opening Bargaining
  • Climate Justice and Labor
  • Strikes!
  • New Organizing
  • Race and Labor
  • …and more!

Workshops and schedule subject to change! Detailed program to come.

Registration fee (covers event registration and lunch):
$40 – Regular registration
$15 – Hardship rate registration (choose if you need)

Childcare will be provided. Complete the form that you will receive in an email after you register in order to sign-up for childcare.

Labor Notes is committed to making this event safe for all, including those who are medically vulnerable. Therefore, we strongly encourage masking. Masks will be provided for attendees.
If possible, take a rapid test before you attend. As well, if you are not feeling well, please stay home.

Questions? Ideas? Want to get involved? Email Barbara


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