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ClassCrits Workshop Series: Democracy, Social Justice, & the 2020 Election

Workshop #3: Democracy, Social Justice, and the 2020 Election
A roundtable and audience discussion on early reactions to the 2020 federal elections.

When: Saturday, November 14, 2020, from 2:30-4:00p.m. (Eastern Time).  ClassCrits Annual Member meeting at 4:00pm (Eastern Time)

Registration:  Please click here to register. 

(Zoom invitation will be emailed to registered participants.)

The workshop will focus on people’s initial reactions to the impact of the election process and its outcome on various aspects of social life:  the future of democracy, voting rights, workers’ rights, health, the environment, economic, social and racial justice, international relations, immigration policy, promoting a progressive agenda, and other issues facing our society and the world community.  A series of speakers will briefly present their perspectives on these issues, following which there will be an exchange of ideas among the speakers and workshop attendees.  The annual ClassCrits member meeting will follow the workshop.        

Where: Zoom (a Zoom invitation with sign-in information will be emailed to registered participants prior to the workshop)

Moderators:

Thomas Kleven, Thurgood Marshall School of Law

Antonia Eliason, University of Mississippi School of Law

Panelists:

Lua Kamal Yuille, University of Kansas School of Law, The Future of Democracy

Lucy Jewel, University of Tennessee College of Law, Critical Rhetoric and Trump’s Propaganda

Antonia Eliason, University of Mississippi School of Law, Winning the South

Robert Howse, NYU School of Law, International Relations

Diane Uchimiya, Creighton University School of Law, Immigration Policy

Lynn D. Lu, CUNY School of Law, Economic Justice and the Social Safety Net

Rashmi Dyal-Chand, Northeastern University School of Law, Poverty and Economic Development

Tiffany C. Graham, Touro College Law Center, Racial Justice

Diane Frey, San Francisco State University, Workers’ Rights

Nicolas F. Stump, West Virginia University College of Law, The Environment

Registration:  Please click here to register. 

(Zoom invitation will be emailed to registered participants.)

Thank you!