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Women Fighting for El Barrio, the Community, and Another World: Film Screening and Discussion​​​​​​​
Women Fighting for El Barrio, the Community, and Another World: Film Screening and Discussion​​​​​​​
WhenWednesday, Nov. 16, 2016, 4 – 5:30 p.m.
Campus locationCommunications Building (CMU)
Campus room120
Event typesLectures/Seminars, Screenings
Event sponsorsLatin American and Caribbean Studies, Geography, Comparative History of Ideas, Department of Urban Design & Planning, Center for Human Rights
Description

Juan Haro from immigrant women-led Movement for Justice in El Barrio leads a discussion on successful strategies taking on multimillionaire landlords and government entities & policies that support them in the fight against displacement and gentrification. Movement is a primarily low-income, immigrant, majority-women organization working against gentrification and for local housing rights.

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