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Law & Social Movements Colloquium 2017-18 The Fight for Immigrant Rights Collaborations Between Lawyers and Organizers

Wednesday, Sep 20, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

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Law & Social Movements

Colloquium 2017-18

 

The Fight for Immigrant Rights

 

Collaborations Between Lawyers and Organizers

 

The Law & Social Movements Colloquium will host a panel discussion on immigrant rights, law, and organizing. Jessica Karp Bansal , litigation director for the National Day Laborer Organizing Network and Jacinta González, lead organizer of Mijente, will be featured speakers.

 

Bansal and Gonzalez are known for their creative, bold, and forward-thinking advocacy. Gonzalez recently made national headlines when she was detained in former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio’s jail on an immigration detainer following a Donald Trump campaign protest, despite being an American citizen.They will speak about their past

collaboration, as well as law and activism in the Trump era.

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

3:00-4:30 p.m.

UCI Law, EDU 1111

401 E. Peltason Dr., Irvine CA 92697

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About the Law & Social Movements Colloquium Series

 

The Colloquium is a five-part series featuring pairs of lawyers and organizer-activists who have collaborated with each other in the context of active social movements. Attendees will learn about collective mobilization, the role of law in both impeding and encouraging the political activism of marginalized people, and the ways in which lawyers are working in support of such mobilizations.

 

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Date:
Wednesday, Sep 20, 2017
Time:
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
http://www.law.uci.edu/events/law-social-movements-colloquium/

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