This year, the AAAM community will be gathering online on Friday, November 6, 2020 at 6pm! Connecting through Zoom, we will socialize and have social justice topics discussions, as well as share community announcements as we had before. Our guest speaker will be Margaret Huang, who is internationally recognized for her leadership in social justice and human dignity advocacy against discrimination and oppression in all of its forms. She is currently the president and CEO of the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) and its Action Fund. Prior to this, Ms. Huang served as the executive director of Amnesty International USA.
After Ms. Huang’s presentation, we will have breakout room-discussions on the following Social Justice topics:
- Racial Justice & Black Lives Matter
- Educational Equity: Structural Racism & Justice in School Curriculum
- Racism in the Workplace
- Anti-Asian Sentiment during Covid-19 Pandemic
- Mental Health during Covid-19 Pandemic
And we will end with AAAM & Community Announcements! See you there!