FRIDAY, OCTOBER 16
Click here to RSVP: https://actionnetwork.org/events/resisterhood-watch-party-and-panel-discussion-2
Watch the trailer here: https://vimeo.com/344572194
We are honored to have on the panel:
Margaret first marched from Selma to Montgomery alongside John Lewis and Martin Luther King Jr. in 1965. Now, at 84 years young, Margaret has no plans of slowing down. Margaret has decades of political activism and a determination to educate future generations about the need to stand against injustice.
Mimi is a popular political activist, Egyptian immigrant, and grandmother of 15. She was asked to run for county office in the 2018 Midterm elections.
Jessica is a lifelong progressive Democrat and community organizer at The Puerto Rican Cultural Center and in her home community of Belmont-Cragin Chicago.
Congressman Luis Gutiérrez
Congressman Gutiérrez led the charge to boycott the 2017 Inauguration, and was inspired by his wife Soraida to participate in the first Women’s March. Congressman Gutiérrez served as the U.S. Representative for Illinois’s 4th congressional district from 1993 to 2019. He is a longtime champion of immigrant rights.
The discussion will begin with an introduction by Resisterhood director Cheryl Jacobs Crim and be moderated by Karen Kent, President of UNITE HERE Local 1.
- Click here to RSVP: https://actionnetwork.org/events/resisterhood-watch-party-and-panel-discussion-2
- We’ll gather on Zoom at 3:30PM WEST/ 5:30PM CENTRAL/ 6:30PM EAST, where we’ll watch the film (run time 96 minutes).
- At 5:15 WEST/ 7:15PM CENTRAL/ 8:15PM EAST the panel discussion will begin.
- You’ll receive the Zoom link once you RSVP.
This event is free and open to everyone! Invite your friends and family, near and far.
Can’t wait to see you there!