Another way to honor Martin Luther King, Jr.’s birthday! Come spend it sharpening your activist skills! Join Occupy Houston for the 3rd installment in its community organizing series: Local and International Perspectives on Organizing for Social Justice
Presenter: Maria Jiminez
Maria Jiminez is the Special Projects Coordinator for CRECEN/America Para Todos. An international organizer with experience in the United States and Mexico, Jiminez is also a local who graduated with a B.A. in Political Science from the University of Houston in 1974. Today, her efforts are focused on developing programs for immigrant workers, providing concrete support to immigrant workers fight for social justice, and voicing immigrant rights concerns in community and political processes already at work locally, nationally and internationally for social justice and change.
Sunday Jan 15, 5:30PM – 7: 30PM
LOCATION: The Stag’s Head Pub, 2128 Portsmouth Street, Houston, TX 77098