Join us at the next
Progressive Caucus Meeting
Saturday November 15, 2014, 03:45 p.m. 2014 Fall Executive Board Meeting, San Diego
Hyatt Regency Mission Bay Spa 1441 Quivira Road, San Diego, CA 92109 Room: Bay View I
Main Program: “Poverty, Politics, and Progressives.” A panel discussion of how poverty is approached by the Democratic Party and what we can learn about it and what we can do about it.
Our Panel will be: (Please Note: Only credentialed members may rise to ask questions.)
- Arun Gupta, a New York writer and founding editor of the Indypendent magazine the Occupy Wall Street Journal.
- Margaret Prescod, the Executive Producer and host of “Sojourner Truth” on Pacifica Radio. She was named Best Radio Personality – 2012 by OC Weekly. She is the author of the UK published book Black Women: Bringing It All Back Home.
- Stanley Aronowitz, professor of sociology, cultural studies, and urban education at the CUNY Graduate Center. He is also a veteran political activist and cultural critic, an advocate for organized labor and a member of the interim consultative committee of the International Organization for a Participatory Society.
The program will be followed by some Caucus Business including the Election of Judy Hess as Vice-Chair – Central (unopposed) and some minor bylaws amendments.