Critical Times Conference: Taking Action for Economic Justice and Democracy

Start:Friday, November 03, 2017 7:00 PM

Host Contact Info: ProgressiveSarasota@gmail.com

We invite you to join us for our 2017 Critical Times Conference on Economic Justice and Democracy! We will begin on Friday evening with an exciting kickoff event, featuring a keynote speaker, art, music, food, and socializing. Then on Saturday we will continue with many important speakers, open discussion groups, breakout sessions, and more! Finally we'll wrap up our 2017 conference on Sunday, November 5 with a facilitated discussion on Taking Action Locally!

The overall purpose of this conference:
  1. To define a progressive vision beyond resistance and protests; the event will feature concrete steps for further progressive movement building.
  2. To increase effectiveness of local grassroots groups working for change by creating a space for grassroots organizers and organizations to network and build relationships.