Come meet and get drinks with Alicia Garza!
Featured in the numerous publciations and the winner of the Glamour Award for Justice Seekers and the Sydney Peace Prize Ms. Garza is one of the most prominent organizers in the country fighting for black lives.
You can read more about her in this New Yorker Profile as well.
Come ready to meet her and engage in an informal conversation on her work, the state of the Black Lives Matter movement, fighting for human dignity within our current political climate, and what's on the horizon. All of this over drinks and bites. This program will be pretty informal so build this into your post work plan!
This event is being cohosted by Jackie Mahendra (Netroots/MoveOn/Change.org), Maria Salamanca (SwingLeft/Unshackled), and Cecilia Chung (Transgender Law Center)!