Tuesday, April 17, 2018,
- Location: Garland 101
Come hear Dr Maytha Alhassen learn about a history of Black and Palestinian solidarity, and commonalities in the struggle for Black and Palestinian liberations.
Dr Alhassen is a journalist, academic, and activist who earned a PhD from the University of Southern California in relations between Black internationalists and the Arab world. She helped organize the first Black Lives Matter delegation to Palestine in 2014, and has since been on delegations every year. She has also appeared on a plethora of major news outlets including CNN, HuffPost Live, and the Young Turks