White Allies and the Movement for Black Lives, March 8

BLM_Protest.jpgWhat is the role of white allies in the movement for racial justice? The Future of Solidarity:  How White People Can Support the Movement for Black Lives creates a space for this conversation.  

Clare Bayard of Catalyst Project will moderate a panel with members of the Bay Area Chapter of Black Lives Matter:

  • Robbie Clark, Housing Rights Campaign Lead Organizer, Just Cause/Causa Justa
  • Devonté Jackson, Bay Area Organizer, Black Alliance for Just Immigration
  • Janetta Johnson, Executive Director, Transgender, Gender Variant, and Intersex  Justice Project  

The evening is sponsored by Catalyst Project, SURJ (Showing Up for Racial Justice), WhiteNoise Collective, BASAT (Bay Area Solidarity Action Team) and the First Congregational Church of Oakland.    

COST: Sliding scale $5 - $20.  (No one turned away for lack of funds.)

Click here to reserve tickets.  Proceeds benefit Black Lives Matter Bay Area.

Childcare is available.  Please email surjbayarea@gmail.com to make arrangements. 

The First Congregational Church will be accessible to all types of mobility and will provide a scent-free area for attendees.

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March 08, 2016 at 7pm - 9pm
First Congregational Church of Oakland
2501 Harrison St
Oakland, CA 94612
United States
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