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Friday, June 16 • 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Beyond Security: Technology and Revolution

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Securing our data is critical for our movements, but is that enough? This year, May First/People Link has called on our movements to converge in groups of all sizes for conversations about "Technology and Revolution". This workshop will explain that process and why it's critical.


Melanie Bush

International Network of Scholar Activsts
Faculty, Adelphi University. Specializing in social systems and movements. Member, Leadership Committee, May First/People Link

Bex Hurwitz

Research Action Design
Bex is a codesigner and maker of media and technology for social justice. Bex has been involved in many projects, campaigns and movements (including the Allied Media Conference) for many years.

Alfredo Lopez

Outreach Coordinator, May First Movement Technology
Veteran activist Alfredo Lopez is a co-founder and currently in the leadership of May First Movement Technology. During more than half century of activism, he has helped organize many major demonstrations, campaigns and coalition efforts on a wide variety of issues and authored six... Read More →

Steven Renderos

The Center for Media Justice
Organizing Director for Center for Media Justice. Has been in leadership of many media campaigns including the struggle for Net Neutrality and the Prison Phone Justice campaign.

Friday June 16, 2017 4:00pm - 5:30pm EDT
State Hall: Room 111