Chattanooga for Workers, a community-labor partnership of Chattanooga Organized for Action, the Chattanooga Area Labor Council, and local activists, will host a free community forum featuring veteran labor reporter Mike Elk, a journalist for In These Times and a regular contributor to MSNBC.
The forum is scheduled for Thursday from 6-8 p.m. at the UTC University Center Auditorium.
Mr. Elk's investigative work has been cited on the front page of the New York Times and featured on DemocracyNow! and in The Nation. Recently, he has written several pieces on the
The forum will also feature a panel of local leaders from a cross-section of the community. The event is free and open to the public.