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Race, Class and the Left Today

  • Philly Improv Theater 2030 Sansom Street Philadelphia, PA, 19103 United States (map)

Join Verso and Haymarket Books for a conversation between Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor and Asad Haider on race, class and the left today. This event is free and will be recorded.
Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor writes and speaks on Black politics, social movements, and racial inequality in the United States. She is the author of From #BlackLivesMatter to Black Liberation, which won the 2016 Lannan Cultural Freedom Award for an Especially Notable Book, and the editor of How We Get Free: Black Feminism and the Combahee River Collective. She is assistant professor in the department of African American Studies at Princeton University.

Asad Haider is a founding Editor of Viewpoint Magazine, an investigative journal of contemporary politics. He is a PhD candidate in the History of Consciousness at UC Santa Cruz and a member of UAW-2865, the Student-Workers Union at the University of California.

Later Event: October 11
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