AFSCME Celebration of Rights
Human Rights, Civil Rights, Worker Rights!
Heather Hemmer, Local 34, speaks about the right to a prosperous future.
Katie Farber, Local 34, addresses delegates on the idea of representative government.
Maslah Jama, Local 34, applauds a speaker during the convention.
Hassan Diriye, Local 34, during a workshop on the right to organize.
Nearly 800 delegates, alternates and guests gathered in Duluth for the 7th Annual AFSCME Council 5 convention October 6-7.
“WE ARE ONE: Human Rights, Civil Rights & Worker Rights” was the theme of this year’s event. Due to popular demand, we’ve compiled a collection of the exciting things that participants saw, heard and had to say.
Check out the fun stuff, which was shared at our convention:
ARE ONE logo white; logo
WE ARE ONE poster
Convention Photo Gallery
Presentation: War on Workers
Presentation: ALEC Exposed
Audio: ALEC Writes Arizona's Anti-Immigration Law
Video: We Remember 9/11
Video: I AM A MAN: The 1968 Memphis Sanitation Strike
Video: From Memphis to Madison: Our Struggle Continues
Video: Sen. Scott Dibble: MN’s anti-gay marriage amendment is hurtful
Video: ACLU Says Voter Photo ID is Unconstitutional
Video: We Want to Work for Minnesota Ad
Video: Shutdown Vigil
Video: Downeyville Rally
Video: Day on the Hill
Video: AFSCME at the U: Making Success Possible