Annual ENJAN Gathering (Online)

In by Karen Holloway

Event Details

The 4-th Annual ENJAN Gathering of the Kingston and Poughkeepsie Chapters of ENJAN, Saturday, January 16 from 2:00–4:00 PM as a Zoom webinar. This jam-packed event will allow us to share our activities with each other and to learn about activities of allied organizations. Featured speakers include:

  • Katie Schaffer: Decarcerate the Hudson Valley Coalition & Justice Roadmap
  • Sharonne Salaam: Justice 4 the Wrongly Incarcerated
  • Tracy Givens-Hunter: Undoing Racism Workshops
  • Amy Trompetter: Protest Puppets (video)

Hosts Stephen Johnson (Kingston) and Isis Benitez (Poughkeepsie) will moderate a panel discussion on Executive Order 203 with:

  • Rae Leiner, Newburgh LGBTQ+ Center
  • Callie Jayne, Rise Up Kingston
  • Brian Robinson, Poughkeepsie Community Action Collaborative
  • Louisa Fuentes, Democratic Socialists of America
  • Fanon Frazier, Citizen Action

as well as a panel discussion on community activism with:

  • Rashida Tyler, Real Tenants Union
  • Amanda Sissenstein, Food not Bombs
  • Erica Brown, Radio Kingston
  • Anne Ames, Wednesday Walks for Black Lives
  • David McNamara, Samadhi

Registration: You can register for the webinar here. and obtain your Zoom link. Because this is a webinar, your registration link is unique to you, and should not be shared with others.