Tim Schermerhorn

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Tim Schermerhorn


Tim Schermerhorn...is a 29-year transit worker and a rank-and-file-oriented organizer throughout that time. Formerly, He was vice president of Local 100 and vice chairman (chief steward) for train operators. Now a rank-and-file organizer, his work includes a fight-back school held July 13, a founding member of the Black Workers Rank and File Network (at the 2008 Labor Notes Conference) and a Labor Notes Policy Committee Member.[1]

Socialist Scholars Conference 1990

The Socialist Scholars Conference 1990, held September 6-8, at the Hotel Commodore, New York, included panels such as:[2]

New Directions for the Labor Movement: Rank and File Fightbacks In the Labor Movement

Socialist Scholars Conference 1992

Steve Downs and Tim Schermerhorn of the Transport Workers Union Local 100; Phil Kwik, Labor Notes and Celia Rodriguez, Funding Exchange were speakers on the New Directions in the U.S. Labor Movement panel sponsored by Against the Current at the Tenth Annual Socialist Scholars Conference. The conference was held April 24-26, 1992 at the Borough of Manhattan Community College, New York City.[3]

New Directions for the Labor Movement: Rankand File Fightbacks In the Labor Movement

Left Forum 2009

Black Workers and the Current Economic Crisis:

Left Forum 2011

How do we fight neoliberal austerity: Sponsored by: Labor Notes

Association for Union Democracy

In 2008 Tim Schermerhorn was listed on the Advisory Board[4] for the Association for Union Democracy.

Labor Notes

In 2009 Tim Schermerhorn, Transport Workers Union Local 100, member, New York City was a member of the Labor Notes policy committee[5].

Against the Current

In 2009 Tim Schermerhorn was listed as an advisory editor of Against the Current, bi-monthly analytical journal of U.S. Trotskyite organization Solidarity .[6]

"They Say Austerity, We Say Solidarity!"

The Brecht Forum's 33rd Annual Intensive Introduction to Marxism

Thursday, July 14 through Sunday, July 17, 2011

Presenters include Younes Abouyoub, Kazembe Balagun, Nyaza Bandele, Matthew Birkhold, David Braun, J.J. Brown, Randy Martin, Donna Murch, Shadid Stover, Juliet Ucelli, Lincoln Van Sluytman, Tim Schermerhorn, Ganesh Trichur, Rick Wolff and others TBA.

The Brecht Forum's annual Summer Intensive is designed as an introduction to the theoretical and practical traditions that trace their origins to the works of Karl Marx and Frederich Engels. [7]

Now What? Defying Trump and the Left's Way Forward

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Now What? Defying Trump and the Left's Way Forward was a phone in webinar organized by Freedom Road Socialist Organization in the wake of the 2016 election.

Now what? We’re all asking ourselves that question in the wake of Trump’s victory. We’ve got urgent strategizing and work to do, together. Join Ash-Lee Woodard Henderson of the Movement for Black Lives and Freedom Road, Calvin Cheung-Miaw, Jodeen Olguin-Taylor of Mijente and WFP, Joe Schwartz of the Democratic Socialists of America, and Sendolo Diaminah of Freedom Road for a discussion of what happened, and what we should be doing to build mass defiance. And above all, how do we build the Left in this, which we know is the only solution to the crises we face?

This event will take place Tuesday November 15, 2016 at 9pm Eastern/8pm Central/6pm Pacific.

Those invited, on Facebook included Tim Schermerhorn.[8]

References

  1. [TOPLAB-ANNOUNCE The 33rd Annual Intensive Introduction to Marxism: They Say Austerity, We Say Solidarity! NYC 7/14-17/2011 The Theater of the Oppressed Laboratory (TOPLAB) news and announcement list. toplab-announce at lists.mayfirst.org Fri Jul 8]
  2. Second Annual Socialist Scholars Conference program.
  3. SSE Tenth Annual Conference Program, 1992
  4. http://www.uniondemocracy.org/Home/aboutaud.htm#staff
  5. http://labornotes.org/staff
  6. About Against the Current
  7. [TOPLAB-ANNOUNCE The 33rd Annual Intensive Introduction to Marxism: They Say Austerity, We Say Solidarity! NYC 7/14-17/2011 The Theater of the Oppressed Laboratory (TOPLAB) news and announcement list. toplab-announce at lists.mayfirst.org Fri Jul 8]
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