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Originally published in Buffalo Co-Lab.

Brewing Workplace Democracy: Starbucks and the Slow Drip of Starting a Union


Starbucks workers from three Buffalo, New York, stores are voting on unionization. Ahead of the final count of votes on December 9th, join us for an interactive panel discussion on labor activism, workplace democracy, and how right now is an ideal moment for workers to come together. 


Richard Griffin, Jr., Former General Counsel of the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB)

Johnnie Kallas, former labor organizer, PhD student at Cornell ILR School & Director, Labor Action Tracker

Cathy Creighton, Director, ILR Buffalo Co-Lab

Including, two WNY Starbucks workers


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