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The Necessity of Collective Action for Resistance
March 10 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
A Candid Dialogue with Black Lives Matter NWI-Gary Co-Organizer Lorrell Kilpatrick
Lorrell Kilpatrick, a sociologist teaching at Indiana University Northwest and long time regional activist and disabilities rights advocate, argues that collective action is imperative in achieving social equity and justice. This session will be a dialogue among attendees and Ms. Kilpatrick and will share strategies that regional anti-racist, environmentalist and immigrant and disabilities rights activists have used to effect change in Northwest Indiana.
This is a Women’s History Month event sponsored by the Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Program and the Intersectional Feminist Alliance of PNW, a student organization dedicated to intersectional feminist, anti-racist change.
To request a disability-related accommodation, please contact the Office of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion five days prior to the event at firstname.lastname@example.org, 219-989-2163 (Hammond Campus) or 219-785-5545 (Westville Campus).