Who are the Poor and Why are they Poor?
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March 7, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until March 21, 2019
***We’re sorry to announce that this class has been cancelled.*** This three-session course (March 7, 14, 21) 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.
Ciara TaylorCiara Taylor is a popular educator, grassroots organizer and artist. In her position as Membership Manager with The People’s Forum, Ciara is committed to nurturing a community rooted in working class values of justice, love, and dignity for everyone through art and political education. She first became politically active in high … Read More ›
Shailly Gupta Barnes