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Breaking Bread: Roe v. Wade’s Impact on Poor America & The Post-Dobbs Era

March 27 @ 12:30 pm - 1:45 pm

With Cheri Lynn Honkala, co-founder of the Poor People’s Army

Cheri Honkala is a nationally-renowned advocate for the poor and unhoused. Born into poverty, she was a single teenage mother who completed high school although she and her son were living in her car. She has dedicated her life to eradicating conditions that cause poverty. Honkala co-founded the Poor People’s Economic Human Rights Campaign / Poor People’s Army. Honkala will address the Supreme Court’s rulings on abortion in Roe v. Wade and Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization and their impact on impoverished populations.


  • Alumni Hall
  • DSAC 1115
  • Zoom


To request a disability-related accommodation, please contact the Office of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion five days prior to the event at edi@pnw.edu, 219-989-2163 (Hammond Campus) or 219-785-5545 (Westville Campus).