Hassan Juma’a Awad, President of the Iraq Federation of Oil
Unions, will report on the continuing struggle of Iraqi workers for
basic labor rights and to keep Iraq’s oil resources from falling under
the control of multinational oil companies. Iraq’s public sector
workers (including its oil sector) still do not have the legal right to
organize and bargain more than 10 years after the end of the dictatorship.
Admission is free. Donations requested
When: Wednesday September 11, 2013
Time: Reception 6:30PM
Where: United University Church
817 W 34th St.
Los Angeles 90089
Enter parking lot M on the South side of Jefferson Blvd. (traveling east from Vermont),
and drive through to the lot directly behind the church. A short walk from either the
JEFFERSON/USC or the EXPO PARK/USC Stations on the Metro Expo line.