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LRAN has garnered interest across the organizing and academic communities since our founding event, a symposium at Georgetown University in June 2011.

What LRAN does:

We ask you to join us by submitting our membership request form. There is no membership fee to join, though donations are strongly encouraged. There is a $25 annual registration fee in order to access the LRAN listserve and database. For those who make a minimum $25 tax-deductible donation to LRAN on our online membership donation page, website registration is free.

The Labor Research Action Network (LRAN) has a three-part mission:

  1. To cultivate a more dynamic and organic relationship between labor academics engaged in cutting edge research and labor activists engaged in cutting edge organizing;
  2. To provide a space for the generation and exchange of new ideas and fresh thinking among labor leaders, activists, scholars and students; and,
  3. To help develop the next generation of labor academics and scholars committed to studying and building a progressive workers’ movement.

More About LRAN

Meet The Advisory Committee

Labor 101

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