Watch this space for new listings of events for the May, 2010 Chicago Labor &Arts Festival. This calendar is intended to promote events that reflect the goal of celebrating the joys and struggles of working class people, and promoting the efforts of artists to respond to the social crises we face. Most events are planned independently of the Festival Committee and are the responsibility of the sponsoring organizations.
THIS EVENT: April 30
Come celebrate May Day with Tom Morello and the One Big Union!
Details here: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=476463775084
THIS EVENT: May Day Weekend
A Century+ of May Days: Labor and Social Struggles International Conference
In Chicago during May Day weekend 2010, the Institute of Working Class History is holding a conference to discuss, debate and analyze labor and social struggles (both past and present). For registration, schedule and other information see here.
THIS EVENT: April 30 and May 1