2/27/2011 Korea-US KORUS Educational Conference-Is KORUS Another NAFTA?

Proposed Conference Agenda

9:30 AM  Greetings From Dorothy Kidd, Conference Organizers
9:40 AM  Report From Pablo Rodriqez On NAFTA Promises and Reality
10:20 AM Report From Catherine Houston On Union Rights In Mexico And US Under Attack And The Fight On KORUS
10:45 AM Christine Ahn on The Impact of the FTA and Free Trade On Korean Farmers
9:40 AM   Report From Pablo Rodriqez On NAFTA Promises and Reality
10:20 AM Report From Catherine Houston On Union Rights In Mexico And US Under Attack And The Fight On KORUS
10:20 AM Discussion
10:45 AM Christine Ahn on The impact of the FTA and free trade on Korean farmers
11:15 AM George Wright, Privatization, Deregulation & Neo-Liberalism in Education and Public Services
11:45 AM Discussion
12:15 PM Lunch
1:00  PM Ian Fletcher Why Free Trade Does Not Work
1:40 PM  Tim Robertson Organizing On Trade and The KORUS Agreement
2:00 PM Discussion
2:15 PM Cindy Sheehan on The Korean Peninsula and Militarization For War 
2:35 PM Clarence Thomas On The Global Economy, Labor And The Role Of International Solidarity
3:00 PM Paul Liem on The History Of US in Korea and The New Militarization
3:30 PM Discussion
3:45 PM The Fight For Democratic Communications and The Lessons Of Media Act And The Korean Media Workers with Dorothy Kidd and Korea Mediact representative
4:30 PM Discussion and Proposals For Action and Further Education
5:00 PM Conference Closes