NYC
2019
Event Type: 
Panel
Room: 
H203
Timeslot: 
Session 4: Sunday June 30th, 10:00am - 12:00pm
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Description/Abstract of your Event: 

Exploration and Exposure of the various way in which Black and Indigenous Women and Girl are targeted by political, social, health, education, economic, judicial and cultural sector of society in ways deigned to oppress, isolate and destroy.

Participants

Katie Stoqua is an indigenous woman from the Kichesipirini Algonquin Nation in Canada. She is of mixed African and indigenous heritage. For years she has been part of the movement to expose and prosecute genocide by church and state in Canada and stop the disappearance of indigenous women and...

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Nearly 40 years of anti-racist social justice advocacy and activism, writing and public speaking - especially education transformation, against police brutality and murder, mass incarceration and criminal INJUSTICE system, for the freedom of Mumia Abu Jamal and other political prisoners, for...

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Mars Madonna (the artist formally known as AniLiMars), is an audio and visual artist currently based in the Philadelphia area. She has been creating for over a decade now. Mars is a self-taught producer and musician and plays a variety of instruments by ear including the piano, violin and guitar...

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I have been a warrior in the struggle for community control of education since the NYC school strike in 1967. I was a social worker soon to become an educator. Together with Lynne Stewart, the Peoples’ Attorney, & Ralph Poynter, Union Organizer a, co-founder of the Teacher’s Freedom Party...

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Lynn Spivey is a civil rights activist, entrepreneurs, and author. She hosts a weekly talk show called "The Brand the Boss the Business. " Ms. Spivey serves as the President for the NAACP New York City Housing Authority Branch.

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Dr. Cynthia Ashley is the Chair of Restoring Our Community Media & Arts Network Foundation and the Founder and President of the Total Faith Network Television (TFN-TV) & Media Enterprises, Inc. An independent broadcast, cablecast & webcast television network strategic media...

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Dr. Ellis’ career reflects her deep interest in service to the Black community in the areas of women’s and community health, public psychiatry and addiction medicine. Holds a master’s degree in Public Health Planning and Administration and psychiatric nursing prior to entering medical school....

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Nat’l Coordinator. Judicial Violence Symposium, Co-Coordinator. Guadeloupe Haiti Tour Comm., NY Green Party, two-time US Senate candidate. Committed Pan Africanist with a life time in activist work in civil rights, human rights, women’s rights, workers’ rights. Aligned with Eco-Socialist...

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