#BlackLivesMatter, DREAMers and More: New York Activism Today
Tuesday, May 3 at 6:30 pm
Explore the newly launched features of Activist New York in the Puffin Gallery and take stock of activism in the city today with a panel of prominent activists, authors, and filmmakers. Learn how the city is continuing to grapple with issues of racial justice as well as immigrants’ and workers’ rights in fresh and unique ways, while still upholding the city’s long-standing tradition of social activism.
Dante Barry, Executive Director, Million Hoodies Movement for Justice
Angy Rivera, Immigrant Rights Activist, New York State Youth Leadership Council
Mark Engler, Co-author of This is an Uprising: How Nonviolent Revolt is Shaping the 21st Century
Robin Blotnick, Documentary Filmmaker
Sarah Seidman (moderator), Puffin Foundation Curator of Social Activism, Museum of the City of New York
TICKETS: FREE, but pre-registration required.