Thursday, February 11, 2016

Movements for Change: An Event in Honor of Kiyoshi Kuromiya

This unique event addresses the intersection of activist movements that Kiyoshi Kuromiya fought for: civil rights, HIV activism, drug policy reform, indigenous people's rights, LGBTQ rights, Internet access and Freedom of Information, and more.

Movements for Change: An Event in Honor of Kiyoshi Kuromiya
Friends Center
1501 Cherry St. Philadelphia, PA 19102
This unique event addresses the intersection of activist movements that Kiyoshi Kuromiya fought for: civil rights, HIV activism, drug policy reform, indigenous people’s rights, LGBTQ rights, Internet access and Freedom of Information, and more. This year, the event will focus on the immigration movements happening both nationally and locally. Panelists will include Erika Almiron, Executive Director of Juntos and Fernando Chang-Muy M.A., J.D., the Thomas O’Boyle Lecturer at the University of Pennsylvania School of Law.
Tickets: Free event, but please register
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Location and Nearby Information
Nearby Venues
  • Kimmel Center - Verizon Hall
  • Kimmel Center - Perelman Theater
  • The Merriam Theater
  • The Academy of Music
  • Academy of Vocal Arts Helen Corning Warden Theater
Nearby Restaurants
  • Le Bec Fin
  • The Happy Rooster
  • Yonny's
  • Nodding Head Brewery & Restaurant
  • Misconduct Tavern
1501 Cherry St. Philadelphia, PA 19102
215-241-7000
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