Fall 2020 Events
CDSC 10th Anniversary, 2010-2020: Ten Years of Vision, Struggle, and Movement Building (October 21, 2020)
Recording of the Event:
A Force More Powerful (film)
American Revolutionary: The Evolution of Grace Lee Boggs (film)
The Pandemic is a Portal: An On-line Teach-in with Arundhati Roy
Angela Davis & BLM Co-Founder Alicia Garza in Conversation
Taylor, Keeanga-Yamahtta. From #BlackLivesMatter to Black Liberation, Haymarket Books, 2016. ProQuest Ebook Central, https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/csun/detail.action?docID=4356956.
Okazawa-Rey, et al. Feminist Freedom Warriors. Haymarket Books, 2018. https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/csun/detail.action?docID=5355743
Mexican American Women Grassroots Community Activists: "Mothers of East Los Angeles" Author(s): Mary Pardo: Frontiers: A Journal of Women Studies, Vol. 11, No. 1, Las Chicanas (1990), pp. 1-7
Boggs, Grace Lee, et al. The Next American Revolution: Sustainable Activism for the Twenty-First Century. 2nd ed., University of California Press, 2012. https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/csun/detail.action?docID=919284
Public Policy Institute of California, “How Greater Vote-by-Mail Influences California Voter Turnout: The Summary” https://www.ppic.org/publication/how-greater-vote-by-mail-influences-california-voter-turnout/
* In this summary, what are the 5 findings?
- Public Policy Institute of California, “Race and Voting in California: Just the Facts” https://www.ppic.org/publication/race-and-voting-in-california/
* What are the racial differences and similarities among California voters?
- Poor People’s Campaign 2020. “A Moral Policy Agenda to Heal and Transform America: The Poor People’s Jubilee Platform” https://www.poorpeoplescampaign.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/08/PPC-Policy-Platform_8-28.pdf
Fall 2017 Events
Media Literacy and Environmental Justice (November 9, 2017)
Jeanine M. Canty, ed., Ecological and Social Healing: Multicultural Women's Voices
Susan Burton: Activists & Abolitionists Fighting Against Mass Incarceration (September 21, 2017)
Recommended Reading and Multimedia Materials:
Susan Burton and Cari LynnP, Becoming Ms. Burton (The New Press, 2017).
Martha D. Escobar, Captivity Beyond Prisons: Criminalization Experiences of Latina (Im)migrants (Austin: University of Texas Press, 2016).
Michelle Alexander, The New Jim Crow (New York: The New Press, 2010).
Marta López-Garza, “Formerly Incarcerated Women Speak Out,” Journal of Progressive Human Services. 27: 2, 2016.
Democracy Now -- "Repairing the Damage from the Drug War"
Jenna Loyd et al (eds) 2002. Beyond Walls and Cages: Prisons, Borders and Global Crisis
Juanita Díaz-Cotto, 2006. Chicana Lives and Criminal Justice: Voices from El Barrio. Austin: University of Texas Press.
Luana Ross, “Native women, Mean Spirited Drugs and Punishing Policies,” 2005. Social Justice. Vol 32, no 3; 54-62.
Peggy McIntosh. 1998. “White Privilege, Color, and Crime: A Personal Account, from Images of Color, Images of Crime” by Coramae Richey Mann and Marjorie S. Zatz. Los Angeles: Roxbury Publishing Company, Los Angeles, C
Stormy Ogden, 2005. A Native Woman & Former Prisoner Speaks Out, Political Research Associates, http://www.publiceye.org/defendingjustice/overview/ogden_native.html
Bill Moyers, “Incarceration Nation,” Moyers & Company (PBS), December 20, 2013.
Democracy Now – “Buck v Bell, Inside the Scotus” (aired 3/17/16)