Pressured To Be Silent: Workers, COVID and the Cost for Society

Epicenters for COVID have been long-term care homes, warehouses, factories, and farms where workers feel pressured to be silent about.


Pressured To Be Silent: Workers, COVID and the Cost for Society

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Epicenters for COVID have been long-term care homes, warehouses, factories, and farms where workers feel pressured to be silent about what is happening to them and their communities. Ryerson CFE Virtual Forum Series  panel of experts explore how has this happened, what has it meant for the workers and society, and what can be done? May 5 at 4pm. Free. ryerson.zoom.us/j/91941276567

https://cfe.ryerson.ca/events/pressured-be-silent-workers-covid-cost-society

Panelists:

Kit Andres, Migrant Farm Workers Organizer, Migrant Workers Alliance for Change

Syed Hussan, Executive Director, Migrant Workers Alliance for Change

Gagandeep Kaur, Organizer, Peel Warehouse Workers Centre

Deena Ladd, Executive Director, Workers Action Centre

Moderator: Myer Siemiatycki, Professor Emeritus, Politics & Public Administration, Ryerson University

This is a free event and no registration is required. Please contact cfe@ryerson.ca if you require accommodation to ensure inclusion in this event.

Co-sponsors: Edmonton Public Library, Milton Public Library, Ryerson Young Workers Rights Hub, Thunder Bay Public Library, Toronto Public Library, Vancouver Public Library.

Date And Time
2021-05-05 @ 04:00 PM to
2021-05-05 @ 05:30 PM

Registration End Date
2021-05-05

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