Public Forum TONIGHT!
From D.C. to New Haven: Inaugurate the Resistance!
Reports from national and local actions
Thursday, January 26th • 6:30PM • 608 Whitney Avenue, New Haven
On January 20th, thousands protested in D.C. directly on the inaugural parade route to kick off a season of resistance against the Trump administration. Across the country, tens of thousands more protested in the streets from New Haven to Los Angeles.Join us to hear reports from the protests in DC, in New Haven and across the country that marked the start of the resistance against Trump’s government of oligarchs and right-wing extremists, and to discuss urgent local organizing efforts to defend against attacks on women, LGBTQ people, immigrants, Muslims, the Black community and all working people.
Special Guest Speaker:
In addition to an eyewitness report from the counter-inaugural protest in Washington, D.C., tonight’s forum will feature a special guest speaker:
Gretchen Raffa, Director of Public Policy, Advocacy & Strategic Engagement at Planned Parenthood of Southern New England, will speak on the New Haven action as well as what Trump’s policies mean in the struggle for reproductive justice and defense of clinics.