Health Care Strikes During a Pandemic

Event Date: 
January 29, 2021

Event at a Glance


January 29, 2021, 8:00 pm


Fights for union demands such as safe staffing and struggles against privatization have taken on even more significance during a dire public health crisis.

Hear from worker leaders who organized with their co-workers to use their ultimate weapon—the strike—to fight for what they need not just during the pandemic, but beyond.

Come learn from organizers who were able to bring together their co-workers to go on strike under incredibly difficult circumstances.

When: Friday, January 29, 8 p.m. Eastern
Where: Online. After registering you will be emailed a Zoom link, which will allow you to view the event on your smartphone, tablet, or computer. You also have the option of calling in from a phone.


We'll be hearing from speakers from:

  • New York State Nurses Association
  • SEIU 1021
  • Illinois Nurses Association