Labor Rights Are Civil Rights
As bargaining moves forward for UMD exempt and nonexempt employees, students join the fight to rally support for a fair and equal contract. Activist from the UMD Student Labor Action Project (SLAP) Chapter and Our Revolution Chapter rally behind AFSCME Local 1072 during collective bargaining.
WATCH : Chris Bangert-Drowns, an organizer with UMD Student Labor Action Project (SLAP) and Michael Brennan discuss AFSCME Local 1072, how the group affects UMD students, their activism, and justice for workers.
What is the Student Labor Action Project ?
The Student Labor Action Project (SLAP) is a joint initiative of Jobs with Justice and the United States Student Association that engages student organizations in economic justice campaigns.
Connect with the UMD SLAP chapter on social media :
What is the Our Revolution Student Group ?
Our Revolution is a political organization that works to empower the next generation of progressive leaders by inspiring and recruiting progressive candidates to run for offices across the entire spectrum of government.
Connect with the Our Revolution UMD Chapter on social media :
INSTAGRAM (https://www.instagram.com/OurRevolutionUMD/) .