Last of four talks about anti-fascist movements and street-level organizing, with Hilary Moore, James Tracy, and Shane Burley.
Event is free, but reservations are required.
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All registered attendees will receive a Zoom link on the day of the event. Tune in right at 12PM/9AM PST
City Lights LIVE presents the four talks about anti-fascist movements, past and present, and street-level organizing, hosted by Hilary Moore and James Tracy, author of No Fascist USA!: The John Brown Anti-Klan Committee and Lessons for Today's Movements.
This event is co-sponsored by Carmichael's Bookstore in Louisville, KY and Louisville Showing Up for Racial Justice (SURJ). Please consider supporting Carmichael's Bookstore by purchasing a copy of No Fascist USA! from them.
ABOUT THE PARTICIPANTS
Hilary Moore is an anti-racist political educator and teaches with generative somatics. She works on the Leadership Team of Showing Up for Racial Justice, and is the co-author of No Fascist USA! The John Anti-Klan Committee and Lessons for Today's Movements (City Lights, 2020) and Organizing Cools the Planet: Tools and Reflections to Navigate the Climate Crisis (PM Press, 2011). Her newest book is Burning Earth, Changing Europe: How the Racist Right Exploits the Climate Crisis—And What We Can Do About It (Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung- Brussels, 2020).
James Tracy is an author, organizer, and an Instructor of Labor and Community Studies at City College of San Francisco. He is the co-author of Hillbilly Nationalists, Urban Race Rebels and Black Power: Community Organizing in Radical Times and the author of Dispatches Against Displacement: Field Notes From San Francisco's Housing Wars.
Shane Burley is a filmmaker and author of Fascism Today: What It Is and How to End It. His work is featured at Jacobin, In These Times, Salon, Truthout, etc.
The story of how a national grassroots network fought a resurgence of the KKK and other fascist groups during the Reagan years, laying the groundwork for today's anti-fascist/anti-racist movements.
"Smash fascism Read this book "--Tom Morello, songwriter and guitarist with Rage Against the Machine