Paradigm Shift invites you for May Day celebrations. On May Day we will be screening British film "Made in Dagenham". The celebrations will begin with reading passages from the book "We are Poor but so many" by Ela Bhatt explaining the story of Self Employed Women's Association (SEWA) - one of the largest informal women workers' trade union. Followed by the movie.
About the movie: Made in Dagenham is a 2010 British film directed by Nigel Cole. Rita O'Grady (a fictional character) leads the 1968 Ford sewing machinists strike at the Ford Dagenham plant, where female workers walk out in protest against sexual discrimination, demanding equal pay. The strike is successful and leads to the Equal Pay Act 1970. The movie is dramatized version of what happened during the strike of women workers.
May Day Celebrations are free and open for all. You are most welcome to bring your friends, colleagues, family members along. Vegan cookies and lemon tea shall be in the menu. It is recommended to come in white or red to show solidarity with international workers' movement.
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