BFT members are encouraged to support and participate in two separate actions to support union workers and push back against corporations that put profit before people.
The first is a strike at Lawrence and Memorial Hospital in New London. Hospital workers are going on strike over the Thanksgiving weekend. There has not been a strike at a Connecticut Hospital is more than 30 years, and local news media is expected to cover the event closely. Get more info and follow developments here and at http://iamlandm.orgLawrence and Memorial Hospital 365 Montauk Avenue New London, CT Monday, 11/25 6 AM – 6PM Informational Picket Wednesday, 11/27 – Saturday, 11/30 STRIKE!
The second opportunity for BFT members to show solidarity with fellow unionists is by supporting UFCW Locals 371 & 919, who will be having an Informational Picket at the Walmart located at 325 Oakland St. Bristol, CT. on November 26, 2013 from 11:00 AM- 5:00PM