Reflections on Organizing and Power: Anti-Black Police Brutality and the Popular Uprisings

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The Penn State Consortium for Social Movements and Education and the Africana Research Center present: “Reflections on Organizing and Power: Anti-Black Police Brutality and the Popular Uprisings.” The virtual symposium will take place from 1 to 4:15 p.m. on Sep. 18, via Zoom.

Speakers include:

  • Chenjerai Kumanyika, assistant professor of journalism and media studies at Rutgers University and organizer with 215 People’s Alliance and the Debt Collective.
  • Koby Murphy, youth organizer with the Philadelphia Student Union.
  • Valentina McKenzie, frontline grassroots organizer of a workers' center and the Black Visions Collective in Minneapolis. 
  • Jennifer Black, co-leader of the 3/20 Coalition.
  • Lorraine Jones, co-leader of the 3/20 Coalition.

Register for the virtual symposium here.