What does it mean to be an ally in a political movement? From white Americans in the civil rights era, to Israelis in Palestine, to Latino-Americans working with the undocumented how does one work to support another’s struggle? On this edition of Making Contact, from Mississippi to Zimbabwe, we’ll have a roundtable discussion on the do’s and don’ts of how to be an effective ally.

Featured Speakers:

Daria Hudson, racial justice activist and divinity student; Rumbidzai Dube, Zimbabwean human rights lawyer; Leehee Rothschild, Israeli activist and blogger; Ingrid Cruz, immigrants rights activist; Mary King, former member of SNCC and Peace University Professor.

Credits:

Host/Producer: Andrew Stelzer
Producers: Jen Chien, Andrew Stelzer
Executive Director: Lisa Rudman
Production Interns: Salima Hamirani, Lisa Bartfai
Web Editor: Irene Florez
Development Manager: Juanita Carroll Young
Organizational Volunteers: Dorian Roberts, Dan Turner, Larry Piltz and Barbara Barnett

ON Making Contact | May 23, 2013 | 12:30 pm

Partners in the Struggle

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What does it mean to be an ally in a political movement? From white Americans in the civil rights era, to Israelis in Palestine, to Latino-Americans working with the undocumented how does one work to support another’s struggle? On this edition of Making Contact, from Mississippi to Zimbabwe, we’ll have a roundtable discussion on the do’s and don’ts of how to be an effective ally.

Featured Speakers:

Daria Hudson, racial justice activist and divinity student; Rumbidzai Dube, Zimbabwean human rights lawyer; Leehee Rothschild, Israeli activist and blogger; Ingrid Cruz, immigrants rights activist; Mary King, former member of SNCC and Peace University Professor.

Credits:

Host/Producer: Andrew Stelzer
Producers: Jen Chien, Andrew Stelzer
Executive Director: Lisa Rudman
Production Interns: Salima Hamirani, Lisa Bartfai
Web Editor: Irene Florez
Development Manager: Juanita Carroll Young
Organizational Volunteers: Dorian Roberts, Dan Turner, Larry Piltz and Barbara Barnett

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