Within each category, documents are arranged with the newest first, to the extent possible
Reports, Articles and Statements
Colombia Labor Report
Report of Witness for Peace delegation to Colombia, Aug. 2012. Two UALE members, Ruth Needleman and Mary Bellman, were members of the WfP Delegation.
The Colombian Action Plan Related to Workers Rights
: "The Colombian Action Plan Related to Workers Rights: The View Through Workers Eyes", a report put out by the AFL-CIO in July, 2012, concludes that the Colombian government has not fully implemented the plan. "...workers report no noticeable change in their ability to exercise their fundamental labor rights."
Curriculum and Teaching Materials
The TransPacific Partnership: Taking NAFTA Global: PowerPoint presentation by Katherine Sciacchitano and Judy Ancel, presented at UALE Conference April 2013 as a "work in progress". Intended for use with unions and Central Labor Councils, but "too long for the original goal" and "needing feedback". Powerpoint and associated documents (handouts and resource list) can be downloaded from UALE Conference 2013 Papers & Presentations page
Aimed at getting non-immigrants (or non "economic refugees") to reexamine the misinformation they are getting in the media and from right wing AM talk shows. Developed by John Kretzschmar, U of Nebraska
Power Point presentation takes on myths about immigration. Focused on Minnesota, with some national data.
Immigrant History Timeline
Eight-page timeline of immigration to what is now the United States, stretching from 40,000BCE to 2007.
Relates arrivals with historical context, laws and government policy, and what was happening, on the ground. By UMass Labor Extension Program, 2007.
Immigration Policy and Unions (slides)
: Exclusion vs. Solidarity. Transparencies for workshop for UALE Northeast Summer School for Union Women, by Janice Fine, Rutgers. 2006
Immigration Policy and Unions (rap)
: Notes to go with slides
Citizenship Race and Immigration
: Trainers Guide for training developed by SEIU, 2004
CR and I Timeline text - English
Timeline to go with Citizenship, Race and Immigration workshop above
CR and I Timeline text - Spanish
Spanish version of sam
Globalization for Beginners
Charts explaining how globalization works, developed by United for a Fair Economy (UFE). 2002
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