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A Tribute To Nat LaCour


As a young Inexperienced AFT Local 1481 President Nat took time with me at every convention and came to the Bay Area often. His concern and lessons for public education and its role and our union’s role in our democracy will be wit me the rest of my life. It was my privilege to know Nat. MDB

What a beautiful tribute to Nat. He really loved Norman and Velma and when Norman called and asked Nat to confer with him on the book that he and Velma were writing ,he was elated. Nat was proud to serve on the Board of the APRI and he would often remind people who talked about the March on Washington who the organizers of the March were. Nat was a true trade unionist who spent his life fighting for social , civic and economic justice for all. Thanks again to Norman, Velma and the NDI.

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