Retiree Chapter Meeting

Event Date: 
Monday, January 11, 2021 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Event Type7: 

VIRTUAL CHAPTER MEETING. MONDAY, JANUARY 11, 1 – 3 PM

Theme: Seeking Social Justice and Exploring Privilege. Speakers:
The meeting will be in two parts. The first part features three speakers followed by discussion

  • Anthony Beckford is President of Brooklyn Black Lives Matter and a community leader and organizer for the “underserved, voiceless and ignored.”
  • Rachel Boccio is a leader of Showing Up for Racial Justice (SURJ) at LaGuardia Community College, where she teaches in the English Department.
  • Kelly Smith is a National Organizer with the Poor People’s Campaign: A National Call for Moral Revival. A Deacon at Middle Collegiate Church in NYC, she is a board member of the NY State Labor Religion Coalition.

The second half of the program will feature a short clip of a video of a TED talk, followed by a discussion.

Cecelia McCall will moderate the first half of the program; Joan Greenbaum the second half.

Zoom Registration Link for the Chapter Meeting:
https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZAqdOGpqT4iGtDkC1xnYcITZieXbZ5...

Location
Zoom