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Scheduled Appearances

Social Justice Track

The Purpose of Power

Crosscut Festival 2021
Tue May 4, 2021 | 5:00pm

A hashtag is not a movement. Organizing for change comes from the grassroots.

Black woman with dark, shoulder-length straight hair wearing a gold nose ring, a white t-shirt with the word "We" visible, and pink blazer against a light grey background
Light-skinned Black woman with short, curly, dark hear with reddish highlights wearing orange and white earrings, glasses and dark turtleneck smiles subtly at the camera
Featuring: Alicia Garza, Errin Haines

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The Crosscut Festival is a celebration of big ideas and bold thinking - a gathering of a community of the curious. Connect with noteworthy political leaders and newsmakers along with authors, journalists and experts focused on the most important issues of our time. The Crosscut Festival features firesides interviews, panels and special events that explore forward-thinking in Politics, Social Justice, the Environment, History, Innovation and more.

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