Looking to get out into the community this week?
From a progressive panel on the power of local advocacy to a free book-weaving class for children, there’s plenty to do when it comes to community and cultural events coming up in New York City this week. Read on for a rundown.
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The (New) Urban Resistance: Progressives Go Local
Tonight: Learn about the power of local advocacy and activism in politics at the Brooklyn Historical Society. The progressive panel will feature:
- Juan Gonzalez, co-host of Democracy Now! and a former NY Daily News columnist.
- Brad Lander, an NYC councilmember.
- Yaritza Mendez, civil rights and immigration supervisor at Make the Road New York.
- Helen Gym, a Philadelphia City councilperson.
When: Monday, June 25, 6:30-8 p.m.
Where: Brooklyn Historical Society, 128 Pierrepont St.
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