Teach-In at S-CAR on AMERICA IN CRISIS, Sep. 20th, 4:00-6:30

by Rich Rubenstein on September 14, 2011 · 0 comments

Digg This
Reddit This
Stumble Now!
Buzz This
Share on Facebook
Bookmark this on Delicious
Share on LinkedIn
Bookmark this on Technorati
Post on Twitter
Google Buzz (aka. Google Reader)

AMERICA IN CRISIS:

HOW CAN WE BUILD A MORE JUST AND PEACEFUL SOCIETY?

AN OPEN FORUM – TEACH-IN

TUESDAY SEP. 20, 4:00-6:30 PM

S-CAR, TRULAND BUILDING, ROOM 555

3330 WASHINGTON BLVD., ARLINGTON ROOM 500

ALL PRESENTATIONS WILL BE SHORT, ALLOWING FOR DISCUSSION.  SPEAKERS INCLUDE KEVIN ZEESE, ORGANIZER OF THE OCTOBER 2011 MOBILIZATION IN FREEDOM PLAZA, AND OTHERS.  THE FORUM WILL BE FOLLOWED BY HARVARD LAW PROF. LAWRENCE LESSIG’S SPEECH ON THE CRISIS OF THE AMERICAN POLITICAL SYSTEM IN FOUNDERS HALL, 2D FLOOR

SCHEDULE:

4:00 – Welcome and introductions by S-CAR Prof. Rich Rubenstein.

4:10 – SPP Prof. Jessica Heineman-Pieper on Structural Violence and Possibilities For Transformation

4:30 – S-CAR Prof. Solon Simmons on The Rhetoric of Liberty and the Future of Liberalism in America

4:50 – GMU American Studies Professor Dave Kuebrich on Grassroots Movements and Social Change

5:00 – Mason undergrads Anartha Gamboa, Ce Garrison and Jason Von Kundra on the Tar Sands Action and Non-Violent Resistance

5:20 – Investigative journalist and S-CAR Visiting Scholar Gareth Porter on The Media and U.S. Foreign Policy

5:40 – S-CAR Visiting Scholar Diane Pearlman on Social Science, Paradigm Shifts, and Political Strategies

6:00 – October Mobilization organizer, activist, and author Kevin Zeese on How to Stop The Machine and Make a New World

{ 0 comments… add one now }

Leave a Comment

Previous post:

Next post: