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September 22, 2019
Resistance Against Injustice at the Brooklyn Book Festival
Brooklyn Book Festival
September 22, 2019
5.00pm - 7.00pm
Brooklyn Book Festival
Brooklyn Law School, Moot Courtroom, 250 Joralemon St.
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
Nick Estes, DeRay Mckesson, and Paco Ignacio Taibo II discuss necessary modes of resistance.

History bears out that resistance is often the pathway to combat injustice – be it peaceful protests, strikes or revolutions. Black Lives Matter organizer and host of Pod Save the People, DeRay MckessonOn The Other Side of Freedom: The Case for HopePaco Ignacio Taibo II, ‘68: The Mexican Autumn of the Tlaeteloco Massacre, and journalist Nick Estes, Our History Is the Future: Standing Rock Versus the Dakota Access Pipeline, and the Long Tradition of Indigenous Resistance, discuss historical events that have motivated people to resist and movements that evolved from them.