Actor Danny Glover will be the keynote speaker at a memorial for Nelson Mandela held by labor leaders and political figures. The event will take place Sunday from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Mount Ararat Baptist Church in Lincoln-Larimer. At least 10 other cities nationwide will hold similar ceremonies.
Other attendees will include United Steelworkers International President Leo Gerard and Vice President Fred Redmond, Allegheny County Labor Council President Jack Shea, Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald, Pittsburgh Mayor-Elect Bill Peduto, former Pittsburgh City Councilman and longtime civil rights activist Sala Udin.
For more information, visit mandelapittsburgh.org.