Greetings…your faithful reporter from The PS 2017, Day-1 (or should I say, Evening). I will be adding pictures and snippets as I go along. The livestream for this evening is located below.
Events this evening are as follows:
- Jim Hightower, Our Revolution Board Member & editor, The Lowdown with Jim Hightower
Voices of Resistance to Power
- Carmen Perez, Exe Director, Justice League, Nat’l Co-Chair, Women’s March
- Chokwe Lumumba, Mayor-elect of Jackson, MS
- Nick Tilsen, Exe Director, Thunder Valley CDC
Why We are Here
- RoseAnn DeMoro, Exe Director, National Nurses Union
- Linda Sarsour, Co-Chair, Women’s March and Exe Director, MPOWER
- Donna Smith, Progressive Dems of America
- Dante Berry, Director, Million Hoodies for Justice
- Maria Svart, Democratic Socialists of America (DSA)
- Mark Scholsburg, Organizing Co-Director, Food & Water Watch Project
- Winnie Wong, People for Bernie
Please feel free to ask me questions in the comments section. I will do my best to do a little live blogging too. You can also catch some streaming via twitter either via @DSA, @JPR1 or JPR2, or #PPLSummit.
In solidarity and peace!