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Illinois NOW State Conference – VIRTUAL

November 21 @ 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Unlocking Our Future:
A Feminist Vision For A More Just World”

Saturday November 21
10 AM – 5 PM

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 **This book is available in several accessible formats to read before this event**

Special Guests:
Christian Nunes, President of NOW
Linda Rivas, Executive Director, Las Americas Immigrant Advocacy Center

Invited Guests:
Congresswoman Lauren Underwood, (IL-14)
Marie Newman, Candidate for Congress, (IL-03)

Special Performance by Poet Yehtzeni Gonzalez

This Is a free virtual event so don’t miss it!
Registration link to follow

Details

Date:
November 21
Time:
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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IL NOW