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Activism and Social Justice Forum on the North Shore

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Ellison Student Ctr - Veteran Hall

Salem State University

Salem, Massachusetts 01970

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Are you working with a group on the North Shore or looking to become more involved with others who are part of the grassroots movement for social, economic, racial, and environmental justice? Spend the day networking & socializing with activists from across the North Shore.

There will be panels throughout the day with activists of all ages talking about their work. Dozens of groups from Lynn to Cape Ann will host tables with information on their organizing on the important issues of the day.

Let's go beyond resistance and build a powerful movement for change right here on the North Shore. Get information, make connections, and be inspired. Lunch is provided.

Get your tickets soon. Space is limited. Due to recent devlopments all tickets ordered after Feb 28th are FREE. People who purchased tickets prior to that date may have their $10 refunded at the door if they wish.

SCHEDULE FOR THE DAY

9:30 Registration
10:10 Welcome & Music
10:30 Panel 1: The Next Generation. High School & College activists talk about their organizing experience
11:30 Keynote : Dr Alexandra Pineros Shields, Executive Director of ECCO and Professor ar Brandeis University
11:45 Panel 2: The Immigration "Crisis": On organizing for Immigrant Justice locally, statewide, and at the Southern Border.
12:30 Lunch and Tabling, & Story Telling
1:30 Panel 3: Going Forward - Uniting People to Win; A panel of activists from several towns across the North Shore fighting for housing, a living wage, healthcare, and environmental & racial justice.
2:40 Wrap Up
3:00 End

Please let us know if you will need Spanish translation - ActivismAndSoJusticeForum@gmail.com

Participanting Organizations (to date):

North Shore Labor Council

New Lynn Coalition

Cape Ann Local Action

Salem No Place for Hate

Together North Shore

The MultiCultural Society of North Shore Community College

Stop Handgun Violence

The Welcome Immigrant Network

Healing Abuse Working for Change (HAWC)

Real Progressives

Citizens' Climate Lobby North Shore chapter

ECCO

350 Mass North Shore

Voter Choice MA

Mass Senior Action Council

North Shore Coalition for Peace and Justice

Marblehead Racial Justice Team

Awasqa: Green Network Project

COFAR

The NS Zen Center

Green-Rainbow Party NS Chapter

We the People

Project Out

Marblehead Democratic Town Committee

Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America

Voices Against Injustice

Lynn United for Change

SAFE (Salem Alliance for the Environment)

Swing LeftLeague of Women Voters (Marblehead and Salem)

New England Peace Pagoda' Walk For A New Spring"

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Ellison Student Ctr - Veteran Hall

Salem State University

Salem, Massachusetts 01970

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