No Sweat is bringing two main speakers to intervene at the ESF, with its own meetings and official seminars (time, date, place on the No Sweat website as soon as we know them).
They are: Yannick Etienne of the Bataye Ouvriye union federation of Haiti who will speak about the fight against sweatshops and how to make international solidarity; and Abdel Mabrouki of Stop Précarité, France, author of Génération Précaire, who will speak about the fight against casualisation and his experience organising fast food workers.
Events on our calendar include:
Friday 15 October, No Sweat fundraising social for Iraqi trade unions with comedians Simon Munnery and Mark Thomas.
Saturday 16 October, meet vicinity of Oxford Street from 12 noon for a “Streets of shame” anti-sweatshop protest.
Evening: “Schnews at 10” anniversary social; details: www.schnews.org.uk
Sunday 17 October
ESF/Stop the War Coalition march; assemble: Russell Square, 1pm, march to Trafalgar Square
+ No Sweat stall at Alexandra Palace throughout the ESF
Workers’ Liberty at the ESF
We will have stalls and join in debates. If you want to meet with us, contact 020 7207 3997.