Please join Media@McGill and the Black Students' Network for a public plenary panel and discussion about police violence, racial profiling, media advocacy, and activist strategies in Montreal and Toronto. This is an open, free public event, and we invite broad attendance from students, community members, academics, and activists alike.
Dr. Rachel Zellars, McGill University will moderate this discussion.
The panel discussion will take place on Wednesday, November 8, 2017, at the Faculty of Law, Moot Court, 3644 Peel Street.
Free and open to the public.
Desmond Cole (Toronto-based award-winning freelance journalist, radio host and activist)
Robyn Maynard (Montreal-based community organizer, scholar, and author of Policing Black Lives: State Violence in Canada from Slavery to the Present)
Andrea Ritchie (U.S.-based activist, lawyer, and author of Invisible No More: Police Violence Against Black Women and Women of Color)