Racism has been and continues to be the primary dividing line in American neighborhoods, schools, and workplaces. We will explore the racist history of anti-worker laws in the United States, how racism continues to divide workers, and how we can unite to fight back by joining the citizen veto effort to repeal Right to Work in Missouri.

Lenny Jones is the Missouri State Director and Vice President of SEIU Healthcare Illinois, Indiana, Missouri and Kansas. E’Lyshya Miller is a Kansas City Organizer for SEIU Healthcare, representing members at Truman Hospital, Research Hospital, and Menorah Hospital. SEIU Healthcare represents 90,000 healthcare workers in the hospital, homecare, child care, and nursing home industries.