Who are the Poor and Why are we Poor? Who are the Rich and Why are they Rich?
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October 18, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pmFree
Duration: Thursday, October 18, 6-9pm
This one-day course uses popular education methodologies to take a critical look at common explanations for poverty and inequality, and the ways those concepts are usually defined and talked about. It also introduces the concepts of class, exploitation, and dispossession as an alternative way of understanding the relationship between wealth and poverty. This course is a continuation of the Introduction to Popular Education class, but it isn’t a requirement that students participate in that class to be part of this one.
Popular Education ProjectThe Popular Education Project (PEP) is a collective of organizers and popular educators from popular movements in the United States. Together we have decades of experience working in diverse communities of struggle, including organizing workers, immigrants, homeless people, survivors of police abuse, youth, faith communities, antiwar, and local peace … Read More ›