Past Event

Sara Nelson - Labor of Love: Labor Politics in the Turbulent Present

November 6, 2019
11:45 AM - 12:45 PM
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Allan Rosenfield Building (Room 532), Columbia University, 722 West 168th Street, New York

Event Description: 

Since her advocacy and leadership on behalf of airline workers during the recent federal government shutdown, Sara Nelson has emerged as a bracing voice in organized labor and progressive politics. In this talk, Nelson, President of the Association of Flight Attendants, will discuss the renewal of labor politics and how it can be channeled into a more egalitarian and progressive agenda.

Event Speaker: 

Sara Nelson, International President of the Association of Flight Attendants-CWA, AFL-CIO

Event Information:

Free and open to the public. For more information, please visit the event webpage. Please contact Merlin Chowkwanyun at [email protected] with any questions. 

Presented by the Department of Sociomedical Sciences as part of the Sophie and Alex Rosner Seminar on Health, History, and Social Justice series. Sponsored by the Center for the History and Ethics of Public Health