Palestinian Labor Leaders Speaks at CT AFL-CIO Convention

Mahmoud Abu Odeh, Executive Committee Member, Palestine General Federation of Trade Unions, spoke to hundreds of delegates at the convention of the CT AFL-CIO on Sept. 26, 2013. He spoke about the sufferings of Palestinian workers, particularly those who work inside '48 Israel.

The convention was also addressed by Stuart Applebaum of the Jewish Labor Committee, a 100% Zionist body which has worked successfully to get U.S. labor leaders to endorse Israeli wars. Interestingly enough he did not seek to defend Israel, but spoke about concerns of American labor.

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Afterward Mahmoud Abu Odeh was interviewed by TSVN' Stanley Heller We entitled the interview "Sometimes the Israeli Employers Put Injured Palestinian Workers on the Side of the Road"