Seattle Socialism Conference @ UW Kane Hall, Seattle [2 April]

Seattle Socialism Conference


1323
02
April
10:30 - 14:30

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UW Kane Hall
Seattle, Washington 98101
Hosted by Socialist Alternative, Seattle Democratic Socialists of America, Socialist Students, and Young Democratic Socialists at UW, and the International Socialist Organization

FEATURED SPEAKERS include:
* Bhaskar Sunkara, Editor of Jacobin magazine and Democratic Socialists of America member
* Nikkita Oliver, Seattle mayoral candidate with the People's Party, leading voice in Black Lives Matter movement.
* Nicole Grant, head of the King County Labor Federation
* Juan Bocanegra, May 1st Action Coalition Co-Chair and El Comite Coordinator
* Kshama Sawant, Seattle City Councilmember and Socialist Alternative member and
* Jesse Hagopian, Seattle Equality Educators founding member, Garfield High history teacher, International Socialist Organization member
* Kailyn Nicholson, Socialist Students organizer
* Jon Grant, Democratic Socialist candidate for Seattle City Council, former Tenants Union leader
* Philip Locker, National Secretary and spokesperson for Socialist Alternative
* David Parsons, UW graduate student union leader
--> affiliations listed for identification purposes only — panelists will speak in personal capacity
— — — — — — — — — — — — — — — — — Conference agenda:
10:30am: Doors open
11:00am: Panel discussion: Making Seattle a Center of Resistance
12:30pm: Panel discussion: Building the Socialist Movement in the Age of Trump
— — — — — — — — — — — — — — — — — All those interested in socialist ideas and building a mass resistance to the Trump administration are welcome!
$10 — $20 requested donation to cover costs. No one turned away for lack of funds
— — — — — — — — — — — — — — — — — Coffee and lunch provided for additional donation
— — — — — — — — — — — — — — — — — ASL interpreters provided
— — — — — — — — — — — — — — — — — Childcare Provided
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All childcare providers are volunteers. Please bring snacks, toys, books and anything else your child may need. We have limited space so please email in advance — it will be a first come first serve system.
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