Movement for Justice in El Barrio
Date(s) - Wednesday, March 21, 2018
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Presented by: UIC Latino Cultural Center
Join us for an interactive discussion with Juan Haro, organizer of Movement for Justice in El Barrio. Learn how this organization has been able to organize and fight against inequality, gentrification, and displacement of low-income people of color in New York City’s East Harlem. With over 1,000 members, Movement has been successful in organizing with their fellow peers to build a neighborhood-wide network for dignity and justice.
Movement for Justice in El Barrio is a grassroots, immigrant-led community organization that fights for dignity and against displacement in New York City’s historic East Harlem.
FREE refreshments and admission
All audiences are welcome to join us at this program. Captioning, ASL Interpretation and Audio-Description services will be available upon request by contacting the number above.
Name: Edith Tovar
UIC Campus Housing, Gender & Women's Studies, Latin American & Latino Studies Program, Social Justice Initiative, and the student organization Union for Puerto Rican Students.
UIC Latino Cultural Center