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Are We Full of Contradictions? Legal Aid Programs and Racial Justice Advocacy

Thursday October 17 , 2013

  • By: Shriver Center
  • Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Time Zone: Central Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Online, CA
  • Source: CALegalAdvocates > CALegalAdvocates.org

Should anti-poverty advocates focus on racial justice advocacy? How do racial justice and anti-poverty advocacy intersect, and what barriers impede legal aid participation in that work? Informed by the results of a recent NLADA survey, our panelists will dig into these questions and offer a range of perspectives on the importance of racial justice to anti-poverty advocacy. Speakers will include Carol Ashley, Vice President of Advocacy, Shriver Center; Camille Holmes, Director, Leadership and Racial Equity, NLADA; and Bill Kennedy, Managing Attorney, Legal Services of Northern California. Learn more and register.

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