The upcoming Metro New York Labor Communications Council Convention will be held Friday June 17 at the Murphy Institute.
Barbara Bowen will join Democracy Now! host Amy Goodman and Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting (FAIR) Program Director Janine Jackson on a morning panel entitled “Framing the Public Sector” that begins at 10 am. Frances Fox Piven will be honored at 12:30 p.m. as Metro Labor’s 2011 Communicator of the Year and the conference will conclude with Metro’s labor communications awards ceremony at 1:30 pm. The PSC is receiving seven awards. (Click "read more" below for program and registration information).