Navigation Links
Nurses, AFL-CIO Unions to Host Michael Moore and Special Screening of New Film at AFL-CIO Convention
Date:9/9/2009

PITTSBURGH, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- The California Nurses Association/National Nurses Organizing Committee, joined by other AFL-CIO unions, will host filmmaker Michael Moore at a special reception Monday night, along with a screening of his highly anticipated new film, "Capitalism: A Love Story" at the AFL-CIO national convention in Pittsburgh.

Moore will speak at the reception, which will outline the ongoing campaign for single payer healthcare reform by expanding Medicare to everyone.

He will be joined by AFL-CIO Secretary Treasurer Richard Trumka, expected to be elected AFL-CIO President at the convention; Rose Ann DeMoro, Executive Director of the CNA/NNOC, the nation's largest union of RNs; Leo Gerard, President of the United Steel Workers; and Greg Junemann, President of the International Federation of Professional and Technical Engineers.

    What:    Reception with filmmaker Michael Moore, the California Nurses
             Assn/NNOC and other labor leaders, followed by the first U.S.
             showing of Moore's "Capitalism: A Love Story"
    When:    Monday, September 14. Reception 5-7 p.m. followed by film showing
    Where:   David L. Lawrence Convention Center Ballroom, 1000 Fort Duquesne
             Blvd., AFL-CIO Convention, Pittsburgh

Monday's showing, for AFL-CIO Convention delegates and guests, will be the first U.S. showing of the film which depicts the Wall Street collapse with Moore's trademark humor. DeMoro calls the film "the best major labor film in years" and "an unabashed advocacy of working people and critique of an unjust system and the financial misdeeds that have led to the gravest economic crisis since the Great Depression."

The film which premiered in Vienna, Austria just last week to rave reviews from a worldwide audience, will open in U.S. theaters on October 2.

<
'/>"/>
SOURCE California Nurses Association/National Nurses Organizing Committee
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Life Denied: California Nurses, Family of Sick Teen March on Health Insurance Company Thursday
2. Pennsylvania Governor Rendell Announces $1.8 Million Investment to Add Nurses, Improve Nurse Education Grants Awarded to Recipients in 28 Counties
3. Life Denied: Nurses, Family of Sick Teen March on Health Insurance Company Tuesday
4. Nationwide Awards Recognize Nurses, Associates and Nursing Teams That Specialize in Gastroenterology and Endoscopy
5. Fathers Day is Almost Here: Two Pediatric Nurses, Moms, Offer Practical Guidebook & DVD for New Dads
6. Nurses, Doctors, Patients to Protest Health Insurers at National Day of Action - June 19th
7. Nurses, Doctors, Patients to Protest Health Insurers on National Day of Action - June 19th
8. Consumers, Nurses, Seniors Tell Governor: Dont Break Your Promise to Protect Innocent Patients from Health Insurance Cancellations, Dont Weaken Existing Law
9. Nurses, Healthcare Workers Launch Massive Drive to Inform 1 Million Caregivers in Key States on Obama and McCain Healthcare Plans
10. March of Dimes 34th Annual Perinatal Conference For Nurses, Health Educators, Social Workers and Other Healthcare Pros Caring for Moms and Babies
11. Penn State Expands Professional Development Program for School Nurses, Now in its Seventh Year
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/21/2014)... 21, 2014 The results of a ... The Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) show ... and reduces unnecessary recalls. Memorial Healthcare System was one ... , “This study confirms what we already know – ... we want to find and, at the same time, ...
(Date:8/21/2014)... 2014 The report "Industrial Flue ... Control System (FGD, DeNOx, Particulate Control, Mercury Control) ... Chemical & Others) - Global Trends & Forecasts ... flue gas treatment systems & services market with ... in terms of value. The industrial flue gas ...
(Date:8/21/2014)... Lauren Collura, a mother of two from ... the Boardwalk” Facebook sweepstakes. Lauren, her husband, and two children ... house in Lavallette beginning this Saturday. , This is ... Last year, Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey ... and decided to make it a new summer tradition. ...
(Date:8/21/2014)... American Addiction Centers, a leading national provider of inpatient ... alcohol addiction, has been named to the Inc. 500 ... company is ranked 7th on the “Top 20 Tennessee ... list in the “Nashville Metro Area” sub-category. With a ... (AAC) ascended to number 474 on the larger list ...
(Date:8/21/2014)... Aug. 21, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Using two types ... the disease and may boost efforts to eradicate polio, ... 1,000 children in India found that giving the Salk ... been given the Sabin live-attenuated oral poliovirus vaccine (OPV) ... causes polio. The findings, reported in the Aug. ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Dr. Mary Hayes: Study Shows 3D Mammography Finds More Invasive Cancers While Reducing Unnecessary Recalls 2Health News:Industrial Flue Gas Treatment Systems Market Estimated to Worth $59, 546.7 Million by 2019 – Report by MarketsandMarkets 2Health News:Industrial Flue Gas Treatment Systems Market Estimated to Worth $59, 546.7 Million by 2019 – Report by MarketsandMarkets 3Health News:Industrial Flue Gas Treatment Systems Market Estimated to Worth $59, 546.7 Million by 2019 – Report by MarketsandMarkets 4Health News:American Addiction Centers Named to Inc. 500 List Recognition for Three-Year Sales Growth of 995% 2Health News:Two Polio Vaccines May Give Greater Protection Against Crippling Disease 2
... for the AACR 102nd Annual Meeting 2011 is Friday, Feb. ... for editors and reporters, and we cannot guarantee that housing ... meeting will feature the latest findings in laboratory, translation and ... the meeting, including: nicotine supplements and tumor ...
... that infection with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) impaired ... more HIV infected patients dropping off the transplantation ... and recurrence-free survival was not impacted following liver ... of this single center studythe largest to dateare ...
... used by caterpillars that transform into large white butterflies, ... leaves to make them smell and taste unpleasant to ... of this defence reduces the caterpillars, growth rate and ... unclear why their defences affect them in this way, ...
... Reinberg HealthDay Reporter , MONDAY, Jan. 24 ... cognitive behavioral therapy may reduce the risk of heart ... researchers report. About 30 percent of heart attacks may ... poverty or emotional problems, such as depression and hostility, the ...
... have saved $77 million in 2006 if it ... cardiovascular drugs angiotensin receptor blockers without a negative ... published in CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association Journal) (pre-embargo ... costs in Canada increased by more than 200% ...
... Reporter , MONDAY, Jan. 24 (HealthDay News) -- Doctors ... pain report that they discovered the treatment consistently lowered ... introduces the possibility that deep brain stimulation -- ... brain -- might one day become a treatment for ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:The American Association for Cancer Research hosts its 102nd Annual Meeting 2Health News:Patients infected with HIV have higher drop-out rate for liver transplantation 2Health News:Insects that deter predators produce fewer offspring 2Health News:Stress-Reduction Therapy May Help Heart Disease Patients 2Health News:Stress-Reduction Therapy May Help Heart Disease Patients 3Health News:Controlling the rising costs of cardiovascular care 2Health News:Deep Brain Stimulation Might Ease Tough-to-Treat Hypertension 2
(Date:8/21/2014)...  The board of directors of VirtualScopics, Inc. (NASDAQ: ... trial imaging solutions, today announced that James Groff ... immediately.  Mr. Groff has held the role of acting ... in January 2006 as an accounting manager and was ... the board of VirtualScopics asked Jim to assume the ...
(Date:8/21/2014)... Aug. 21, 2014  SI-BONE, Inc. ( San ... pioneered the use of the iFuse Implant System, ® ... fusion of the sacroiliac (SI) joint, announced that Priority ... to its Lumbar Fusion Medical Policy No. 91590-R4 providing ... The policy states that the fusion procedure, which employs ...
(Date:8/20/2014)... , Aug. 20, 2014  The National ... the latest results achieved by the real-time, pseudoephedrine ... the National Precursor Log Exchange (NPLEx), automatically blocks ... track down meth offenders and make arrests. Data ... Kentucky blocked the sale of ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:VirtualScopics, Inc. Names James Groff Chief Financial Officer 2VirtualScopics, Inc. Names James Groff Chief Financial Officer 3VirtualScopics, Inc. Names James Groff Chief Financial Officer 4SI-BONE, Inc. Announces Positive Coverage Decision by Priority Health 2SI-BONE, Inc. Announces Positive Coverage Decision by Priority Health 3Kentucky's Stop-Sale System Achieves Significant Results In Battle Against Meth 2
... MISSISSAUGA, Ontario, March 11, 2011 Valeant Pharmaceuticals ... VRX) announced that effective March 10, 2011, the ... S.A. About Valeant Valeant Pharmaceuticals ... pharmaceutical company that develops, manufactures and markets a ...
... (Nasdaq: OPTR ) today announced 2010 fourth quarter ... (Logo:   http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090413/LA97352LOGO ) Optimer reported a ... of $11.9 million, or $0.31 per common share, as compared ... common share, for the same period in 2009.  Optimer reported ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Optimer Pharmaceuticals Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2010 Financial Results 2Optimer Pharmaceuticals Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2010 Financial Results 3Optimer Pharmaceuticals Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2010 Financial Results 4Optimer Pharmaceuticals Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2010 Financial Results 5Optimer Pharmaceuticals Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2010 Financial Results 6Optimer Pharmaceuticals Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2010 Financial Results 7Optimer Pharmaceuticals Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2010 Financial Results 8
Albarran double-horn bridge for use with sheaths from 20-25 Fr and designed for accurate articulation of flexible devices....
... and removal in the urinary tract. The nitinol ... shape following extreme torsion. The unique tipless design ... basket to open at the base of the ... reduces the likelihood of mucosal damage and perforation. ...
Bard Coude-Tip Latex Urethral Catheter, Two Eyes (Tiemann Model)...
Red Latex Bardex I.C. Foley 2-Way Catheter (Council Model)...
Medicine Products: