NYC
2018
Event Type: 
Panel
Room: 
1.101
Timeslot: 
Session 2: Saturday, June 2nd: 12:00 - 1:50pm
Event Organizer: 
Description: 
Black women are simultaneously expected and disrespected for their leadership. Meanwhile, the biggest, blackest life that matters most of all is Mother Earth. Miss Justice Jester offers an autoethnographic insight into why the environmental justice and environmental racism movements cannot reconcile their widening chasm.

Participants

Nat’l Coordinator. Judicial Violence Symposium, Co-Coordinator. Guadeloupe Haiti Tour Comm., NY Green Party, two-time US Senate candidate. Committed Pan Africanist with a life time in activist work in civil rights, human rights, women’s rights, workers’ rights. Aligned with Eco-Socialist Horizons.... Read more
Nat’l Coordinator. Judicial Violence Symposium, Co-Coordinator. Guadeloupe Haiti Tour Comm., NY Green Party, two-time US Senate candidate. Committed Pan Africanist with a life time in activist work in civil rights, human rights, women’s rights, workers’ rights. Aligned with Eco-Socialist Horizons.... Read more
Lynn Spivey is a civil rights activist, entrepreneurs, and author. She hosts a weekly talk show called "The Brand the Boss the Business. " Ms. Spivey serves as the President for the NAACP New York City Housing Authority Branch. Read more
I have been a warrior in the struggle for community control of education since the NYC school strike in 1967. I was a social worker soon to become an educator. Together with Lynne Stewart, the Peoples’ Attorney, & Ralph Poynter, Union Organizer a, co-founder of the Teacher’s Freedom Party... Read more
Dr. Ellis’ career reflects her deep interest in service to the Black community in the areas of women’s and community health, public psychiatry and addiction medicine. Holds a master’s degree in Public Health Planning and Administration and psychiatric nursing prior to entering medical school. Her... Read more
Dr. Cynthia Ashley is the Chair of Restoring Our Community Media & Arts Network Foundation and the Founder and President of the Total Faith Network Television (TFN-TV) & Media Enterprises, Inc. An independent broadcast, cablecast & webcast television network strategic media marketing... Read more