Join us for an interactive discussion with Juan Haro, organizer of Movement for Justice in El Barrio. Learn how this organization has been able to organize and fight against inequality, gentrification, and displacement of low-income people of color in New York City’s East Harlem. With over 1,000 members, Movement has been successful in organizing with their fellow peers to build a neighborhood-wide network for dignity and justice.
Movement for Justice in El Barrio is a grassroots, immigrant-led community organization that fights for dignity and against displacement in New York City's historic East Harlem.
When: Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Time: 3pm to 4:30pm
Where: LCC - Lecture Center B2
FREE refreshments and admission
This event is co-sponsored by the UIC Campus Housing, Gender & Women’s Studies, Latin American and Latino Studies Program, Social Justice Initiative, and student organizations, Union for Puerto Rican Students (UPRS).
For more info, please call (312) 996-3095 or visit us at latinocultural.uic.edu
All audiences are welcome to join us at this program. Captioning, ASL Interpretation and Audio-Description services will be available upon request by contacting the number above.
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