The “Labor Movie Night” series presents the documentary “The Delano Manongs: Forgotten Heroes of the United Farm Workers” Friday, Oct. 16, at 6 p.m. in Room 467 of the United Labor Centre, 312 Central Ave., Minneapolis. Admission is free.
The Rev. William Barber, president of the North Carolina NAACP and leader of the Moral Monday and Forward Together movement, said: "The labor rights movement and the voting rights movement are interconnected. We must be smart enough to hook up. If we do, we can change this nation."
The future of America’s labor unions, as they struggle to maintain membership amid political attacks and economic change, lies with the workers of the Southern states – long neglected but eager to improve their lives.