NYC Actions & Events

Queens Community Board #2 Meeting, 6 December 2018


Amazon in Long Island City: A Teach In

Organized by Prof. Karen Miller, LaGuardia Community College, 28 November 2018

Introduction: Filip Stabrowski, Professor of Anthropology and Geography, LaGuardia Community College.
• Steve Lang, Professor of Sociology, LaGuardia Community College.
• Celia Weaver, Policy and Research Director, New York Communities for Change (NYCC)
• Josh Kellermann, Director of Public Policy at the Retail Wholesale Department Store Union (RWDSU).
• Jake Streich-Kest, The Alliance for a Greater New York, (ALIGN).
Introduction: Arianna Martinez, Professor of Sociology and Geography, LaGuardia Community College, member of Queens Neighborhood United (QNU)
• Jonathan Bailey, Queens Democratic Socialists of America (DSA). 
• Stephen Petrus, Historian at LaGuardia and Wagner Archives
• Bettina Damiani, CUNY’s School of Labor and Urban Studies and formerly of Good Jobs New York.
• Amy Herzog, Professor of Media Studies, Queens College.
Introduction: Karen Miller, Professor of History, LaGuardia Community College
• Doug Henwood, journalist and producer/host of Behind the News.
• Sabrina Jalal, CAAAV: Organizing Asian Communities, and Queensbridge residents. 
• Zack Lerner, Senior Director of Labor Organizing, NYCC.
• Julia Salazar, State Senator from Brooklyn.
• Ron Kim, New York State Assembly member from Queens.

New York Communities for Change and Make the Road NY Cyber Monday Action at Amazon Books, NYC (26 November 2018).

https://abc7ny.com/business/demonstrators-take-over-amazon-store-in-protest-of-queens-hq/4767430/



Long Island City Rally, 14 November 2018


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