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IL NOW State Conference: A Feminist Vision for a More Just World
November 21, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Please save the date for Illinois NOW’s 2020 State Conference …
This event has an unmissable lineup of stars, including our newly re-elected Congresswoman Lauren Underwood; newly elected Congresswoman Marie Newman; NOW president Christian Nunes; Michelle Duster, author, activist and great-granddaughter of the legendary Ida B. Wells; and Linda Rivas, Executive Director, Las Americas Immigrant Advocacy Center, and featuring a special performance by poet Yehtzeni Gonzalez.
Here’s the event’s Facebook page.
Join us for several lively discussions:
- Societal inequities that the COVID-19 pandemic has laid bare
- Wrap up of the 2020 elections, the damage wrought over the last four years, ongoing voter suppression and civil engagement
- In-depth discussion of Hood Feminism: Notes From The Women That a Movement Forgot by Mikki Kendall — You can buy the book at Women and Children First and at Semicolon — support Chicago’s independent feminist bookstores !!!!!
This Is a free virtual event so don’t miss it!