healthy works fair + films + action

This is kind of last minute, but if you're in the Los Angeles Area, our friend Diana informs me about the SEIU-ULTCW's Healthy Works Fair + Film + Action event taking place on Monday, September 7, this Labor Day.

There will be three screenings of Michael Moore's documentary Sicko, including one with Chinese subtitles. Following each screening will be speakers, including some members of our own clan -- Judy Chu, Michael Eng, Dr. Paul Song, and Dr. Rishi Manchanda. Here are some details:

Monday, September 7, 2009
10:00am - 6:00pm
Downtown Independent Theatre
251 S. Main Street
Los Angeles, CA

FREE SCREENINGS OF MICHAEL MOORE'S "SICKO" at 10am, 12:30pm and 3pm!

* 12:30pm showing with Spanish subtitles


* Post-Showing Discussions with healthcare professionals and special guests, including Congresswoman Judy Chu, Dr. Paul Song, Jose Gonzalez (NLLRE), Councilmember Jacque Robinson, Dr. Rishi Manchanda (PDS, DOA)

* Hang at "Healthcare Beach" on the roof with DJs from Soul Sessions and HVW8, as well as KCRW's Jeremy Sole, DJ Daisy O, B-Nasty, The Remitch and Tyler Gibney!

* Go to the "I Got A Story" True Healthcare Confessions Cam booth

* Help Make a "25 Reasons for Healthcare Now" video

* Get Hard Facts and Info about Healthcare Reform

* Email Your Congressperson or Senator

* Use the Cell Phone Bank and Healthcare Action Kiosks

* Take a stand for Health Care Reform by sharing your health care story!

Sponsored by:
Soul Sessions
Downtown Independent Theater
Congress heads back to D.C. on Tuesday to continue the debate on health care. You know, the raging debate that's been making people crazy in town halls and conversations all over country. Some people are confused. Some are angry. Some are misinformed. Whatever the case, we all have a stake.

An event like this is an opportunity to get informed and get active in communicating with our leaders before they get back to this extremely important debate. You'll receive real, hard information on what health care reform truly means right now. For more information about the event, go here.

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