Street Address: 
AFT Headquarters 555 New Jersey Avenue NW
City: 
Washington
State/Region: 
DC
Date: 
Friday, March 17, 2017 - 11:45am to 1:30pm

Hosted by: American Federation of teachers.

Join AFT leaders Randi Weingarten and Mary Cathryn Ricker for lunch when they introduce author Leslie Tolf's new graphic novel on union history and social activism: When the Rules Aren't Right. They will be joined by special guests and also be announcing a Share My Lesson lesson plan contest.

When the Rules Aren't Right offers readers young and old a look at the struggles of American Workers and let's them stand in the middle of the action and see ordinary people achieving extraordinary things.
Now more than ever, this important book that shows there is strength in numbers, purpose in speaking truth to power, and joy in knowing you’re not alone in the struggle.

Leslie Tolf, past president of Union Plus, has spent nearly two decades working for social justice. Leslie is now a partner at Transition Leaders, a consulting firm working in the non-profit field of leadership transitions. She is a Huffington Post columnist who writes about pay inequality issues, health care and millennial wages.

Leslie will be signing books that will be available for purchase at the event.  RSPV and more information here.