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Fri, May 01


Zoom meeting

Mother Jones We Shall Rise May Day Party

We couldn't celebrate her birthday this year, but we can meet in a zoom meeting

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Mother Jones We Shall Rise May Day Party
Mother Jones We Shall Rise May Day Party

Time & Location

May 01, 2020, 4:30 PM – 5:30 PM CDT

Zoom meeting

About the Event

 Join Ireland’s ambassador to the US Daniel Mulhall, Brian O’Brien and Sara Keating of Ireland’s Chicago consulate,

Sara Nelson Association of Flight Attendants-CWA; Cecil Roberts,  United Mine Workers of America (and co-chairs of the statue committee),

Toasts from Cork Ireland, Mother Jones’ birthplace, and Mother Jones Monument, Mt. Olive Illinois

Hear from artists for our new sculpture, mural, and exhibits


We couldn’t host our May Day party this year in person, but we’re  having a zoom celebration. Join us with special guests including  Ambassador Daniel Mulhall, Ireland’s Ambassador to the US, Sara Nelson  of the AFA/CWA, Cecil Roberts of the UMWA, artists for our sculpture  (Kathleen Farrell and Kathleen Scarboro) with a sneak preview! We will  have greetings from her birthplace, Ireland, and her resting place,  Mother Jones Monument. We’ll be announcing other guests but don’t miss  your chance to say hell and raise a toast from social isolation. Mother  Jones rose after great loss in the yellow fever pandemic and the Chicago  fire, and sho shall we.

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