Jeff Crosby

Jeff Crosby

Jeff Crosby is president of the North Shore Labor Council in Lynn, Massachusetts. He worked for General Electric for 33 years and served eight terms as president of IUE-CWA Local 201, including during the WTO in '99. Jeff is a vice-president and member of the state Executive Board of the Massachusetts AFL-CIO as well as the Executive Director of the New Lynn Coalition. He currently teaches Labor Studies at UMass Boston in the Labor Resource Center program, and the Harvard Trade Union Program. Jeff lives in Lynn, Massachusetts with his wife, Marjie, an Occupational Therapist just retired from the Boston public schools, and an activist in the Boston Teachers’ Union (AFT). 

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WTO Shutdown: The Kids Are Alright
WTO Shutdown 20-Year Anniversary Series: The Shutdown WTO Organizers History Project and Common Dreams have produced this series of ten people's history accounts and forward-looking lessons from organizers who were in the streets of Seattle in 1999—at the very end of last century. Articles in the...
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