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October 13, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Join TechActivist.Org for a conversation with Guest Speaker Sister Elaine Brown as we discuss the inclusion of technology in the liberation movement.
March 14, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
How a Vision Sparked a Movement: The Great March of Return with Ahmed Abu Artema, interviewed by Amy Goodman
In an extremely rare opportunity to hear directly from a leader in Gaza, Ahmed Abu Artema will share his experience with the Great March of Return, his views on the future of grassroots organizing in Palestine, and his vision for a just and lasting peace.
June 5, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
(PART ONE) From Civil Rights to “We are an African People!”: SNCC and the Black Student Movement, 1960-1972
This workshop will assess how SNCC as the vanguard of the national Black/Student movement evolved from non-direct non-violence to develop a Black Nationalist & internationalist organizational mission in the midst of the shifting objectives of the overall Black Freedom Struggle of the early to mid 1960s.
June 6, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
(PART TWO) From Civil Rights to “We are an African People!”: SNCC and the Black Student Movement, 1960-1972
This workshop investigates the effects of the Black Power movement and SNCC’s radicalization on the national and international anti-colonial & imperialist student/youth led mobilizations of the mid 1960s to the early 1970s.
October 3, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
This lecture will devote special attention to the mass of growth. It will ask: What is the mass of growth? Who controls the mass of wealth? What are we going to do with the mass that is produced?
October 8, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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GANDHI’S MIXED LEGACY, AND WHY STUDYING HIM HELPS US BETTER UNDERSTAND SOME OF THE PROBLEMS FACING TODAY’S FRACTURED WORLD.
The important issues of our time including poverty, inequality, divisions, intolerance, violence, resource-greed, alienation and identity assertion are all becoming increasingly acute. In this talk and seminar, we will be looking at this complex Gandhi and will try and understand his unique contributions to today’s debates.
February 29, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
How to Make a Dress: Domestic Labor, Internationalism, and the Radical Pedagogy of Elizabeth Catlett
By teaching and learning from Black working class women in the U.S. and by translating their experiences within a global class struggle, Catlett learned to “make a dress,” and in the process, Heatherton argues, became a revolutionary.
April 10, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
*TPF is closed from March 10 - April 20* BODY GAMES presents a sensual tapestry of combat games from both sides of the Atlantic. It tells a story driven by Mestre Cobra Mansa´s need to understand the ancestry of his art form, Capoeira, as part of a wider concern with his Afro-Brazilian heritage.
April 11, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
*TPF is closed from March 10 - April 20* William Pepper was James Earl Ray’s lawyer in the trial for the murder of Martin Luther King Jr., and even after Ray’s conviction and death, Pepper continues to adamantly argue Ray’s innocence.
April 15, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
*TPF is closed from March 10 - April 20* This talk will draw from recently conducted research to describe the structural factors that shape union and non-profit planning politics in New York City, the historical echoes and antecedents that frame the current political moment, and the theoretical frameworks that clarify how labor, capital, and the state co-produce urban space.