2016 Program: Organizing & Advocacy

Friday (11/11)

10:45 am to 12:15 pm    
Lead Large Scale Campaigns to Harness Collective Power and Not Be Tokenized: The Inside/Outside Game
Breakout Session
10:45 am to 12:15 pm    
My Existence is Political: Black Feminist Freedom Dreams in the Incarceration Capital of the World
Breakout Session
10:45 am to 12:15 pm    
The ICK FACTOR: How 2 Isms and 2 Phobias Keep HIV Rates Rising
Breakout Session
10:45 am to 12:15 pm    
One Room, Many Voices: Planning for Cross-Language Participation
Breakout Session
10:45 am to 12:15 pm    
#OurNeighborhoods: Sharing Policies for Anti-Displacement & Equitable Development
Breakout Session
10:45 am to 12:15 pm    
Building Anti-Racist Schools: Strategies to Talk About Race and Racism
Breakout Session
10:45 am to 12:15 pm    
Raising Funds for Racial Justice
Breakout Session
10:45 am to 12:15 pm    
Decolonizing Gender: Bringing Empire into the Conversation
Breakout Session
10:45 am to 12:15 pm    
The Business of Racial Justice
Breakout Session
1:45 pm to 3:15 pm    
Waging a Struggle for Immigrants’ Rights in Georgia
Breakout Session
1:45 pm to 3:15 pm    
Dismantling Mass Incarceration: Strategies to Fight Back Against Prison Profiteering
Breakout Session
1:45 pm to 3:15 pm    
The War on Terror, 15 Years Later
Breakout Session
1:45 pm to 3:15 pm    
RJ SQUARED! Exploring the Connections Between Reproductive Justice and Racial Justice
Breakout Session
1:45 pm to 3:15 pm    
Breaking It Down: Using Systems Thinking to Address Structural Racism
Breakout Session
1:45 pm to 3:15 pm    
Increased Activist Philanthropy: What’s Working for Racial Justice Movement Building and What’s Challenging
Breakout Session
1:45 pm to 3:15 pm    
Putting Race at the Center of the Next Economy
Breakout Session
1:45 pm to 3:15 pm    
Digital Jim Crow: Hi-Tech Policing, Racism and Resistance in the 21st Century
Breakout Session
1:45 pm to 3:15 pm    
Management with Anti-Oppression Values: Practical Tools for Project and People Management with a Racial Equity Lens
Breakout Session
1:45 pm to 3:15 pm    
Building Solidarity for Food and Land Sovereignty
Breakout Session
1:45 pm to 3:15 pm    
OUR MPLS: A Community-Led City Report Card on Racial Equity
Breakout Session
1:45 pm to 3:15 pm    
Raza Que Raza: The state of Latinx Racial Justice
Breakout Session
1:45 pm to 3:15 pm    
Breaking the Cycle of Racial Trauma
Breakout Session

Saturday (11/12)

9:15 am to 10:45 am    
Second Class Water: The business of water and the politics of water infrastructure in our communities
Breakout Session
9:15 am to 10:45 am    
Mobilizing Black Women and Girls in the Movement for Black Lives
Breakout Session
9:15 am to 10:45 am    
Queer Muslim at the Intersections of Islamophobia and Homophobia
Breakout Session
9:15 am to 10:45 am    
Circle Up!
Breakout Session
9:15 am to 10:45 am    
Undocumented: The Art of Breaking Silence
Breakout Session
9:15 am to 10:45 am    
Activating White Solidarity and Accountability for Racial Justice: Models and Challenges
Breakout Session
9:15 am to 10:45 am    
Multiply and Mobilize: Narratives of Resisting Divide and Conquer Tactics in Multiracial Work
Breakout Session
9:15 am to 10:45 am    
It Takes Roots To Weather the Storm: Race and Resilience on Forefront of the Climate Justice Movement
Breakout Session
9:15 am to 10:45 am    
Watching Back: Copwatching as a form of community protection and empowerment
Breakout Session
9:15 am to 10:45 am    
Using Organizing and Legal Tactics to Resist the Privatization of Public Schools
Breakout Session
9:15 am to 10:45 am    
Formations at the intersections of Black, Immigrant, Queer and Trans Intersections
Breakout Session
1:45 pm to 3:15 pm    
Convictions: A Proxy for Race
Breakout Session
1:45 pm to 3:15 pm    
Facing Race in Asian America
Breakout Session
1:45 pm to 3:15 pm    
Succeeding WITH Race: Grassroots Parent Organizing for Systemic Change
Breakout Session
1:45 pm to 3:15 pm    
Discovering Your Personal Theology of Resistance/Racial Justice Activism
Breakout Session
1:45 pm to 3:15 pm    
Shifting the Focus for Racial Justice
Breakout Session