When: October 16th-17th, 2021
Where: University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota
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It’s happening!!! The SDS National Convention is coming to the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis!

Pack your bags and get ready to plug into building the student movement this fall, October 16-17. Hear from organizers from the Minneapolis Uprising for Justice for George Floyd, student activists struggling for police accountability on our campuses, fighters against climate catastrophe, and activists against war and occupation! Learn from veteran activists on how to build struggle on your campus and in your community!


When: October 16th & 17th, 2021, Sat and Sun
Where: The University of Minnesota

We will host panels on:

1. Communities Fight Against Police Crimes: The Uprising Continues

Jae Yates from the Twin Cities Coalition for Justice for Jamar Clarke
David Gilbert-Pederson from the Minnesota Workers United
Kobi Guillory from the Chicago Alliance Against Racist and Political Repression
Zaynab Mohamed from the Council on American-Islamic Relations

2. Organizing Through Crisis: Student Activism in 2020

Mira Altobell-Resendez from the University of Minnesota Students for a Democratic Society
Taylor Cook from the Tampa Bay Students for a Democratic Society
Terrence Freeman from the Appleton Students for a Democratic Society
Shaine Carroll-Frey from the Denver Students for a Democratic Society

3. The Struggle For Climate Justice: Stopping Line 3 and Beyond

Cullon James from the Climate Justice Committee
Emma Hjelle from the University of Minnesota Students for Climate Justice
Jaike Spotted Wolf from Migizi

4. Education, Not Occupation!

Autumn Lake from the Youth Against Empire
Kobi Guillory from a recent Delegation to Syria for the presidential elections
Laila Zayed from the University of Illinois Chicago Students for Justice in Palestine
Laura Rodriguez from the Tampa Bay Students for a Democratic Society

Featuring speakers from groups such as the Twin Cities Coalition for Justice for Jamar Clarke, the Climate Justice Committee, the National Alliance Against Racist and Political Repression, Minnesota Workers United, the Council on American-Islamic Relations, Students for a Democratic Society organizers from city to city, and more!

Register Here to Attend:
http://z.umn.edu/sds-convention-registration

Sign Up to Host a Workshop Here:
http://z.umn.edu/sds-workshop-application

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Sincerely,
New Students for a Democratic Society