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Diverse Women's Committee Program: Women at the Forefront of Social Change
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While women of color have always been at the forefront of social change, their contributions have not always been recognized. Lawyers Club’s Diverse Women’s Committee will highlight the past and present achievements of women of color in social change movements at its annual panel event featuring speakers Professor Marcia Chatelain of Georgetown University, California Senator Holly Mitchell, and Betty Hung, Director of the UCLA Labor Center.

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When: Thursday, October 15, 2020
11:30 Check-in; 11:45 Mingle Groups; 12:00-1:15 PM Program
Where: Zoom
United States
Contact: Ashley Carbonell
619-595-0650


Online registration is available until: 10/12/2020
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While women of color have always been at the forefront of social change, their contributions have not always been recognized. Lawyers Club’s Diverse Women’s Committee will highlight the past and present achievements of women of color in social change movements at its annual panel event. Professor Marcia Chatelain of Georgetown University will discuss the history of black women leaders in social change movements as well as the attempts to undermine them. California Senator Holly Mitchell will discuss why she led the charge against natural hair discrimination culminating in the CROWN Act, the first state-level legislation to prohibit such discrimination. Betty Hung, Director of the UCLA Labor Center, will discuss her initiatives, in and out of the courtroom, in the areas of workers rights, racial and gender justice, and immigrants rights as a long time social justice advocate.

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