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A Conversation on Environmental Racism

January 17 @ 12:15 pm - 1:45 pm

For details visit http://diversity.utah.edu/mlk/

Speakers:

-Robert Bullard, nationally known as the father of environmental justice and the author of eighteen books that address environmental racism, urban land use, climate justice, and emergency response;

-Tara Houska, a protestor for the Dakota access pipeline at the Standing Rock Indian Reservation, tribal-rights attorney, and national campaigns director for indigenous led environmental justice organization, Honor the Earth;

-Nayyirah Shariff, a grassroots organizer based in Flint, Michigan and co-founder of the Flint Democracy Defense League to confront Flint’s emergency manager in 2011.

This event will be streamed on the S.J. Quinney College of Law YouTube Channel »

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1 hour CLE (pending). Free and open to the public.

For questions about this event contact Miriam (801) 585-3479.

Free parking is available at the Rice-Eccles Stadium. We encourage you to use public transportation to our events. Take TRAX University line to the Stadium stop and walk a half block north. For other public transit options use UTA’s Trip Planner. The law school is on the Red Route for the University’s free campus shuttles (College of Law stop).

Details

Date:
January 17
Time:
12:15 pm - 1:45 pm
Event Categories:
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Organizer

College of Law
Phone:
801-585-3479
Email:
events@law.utah.edu

Venue

S. J. Quinney College of Law
383 South University St
Salt Lake City, UT 84112 United States
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