Co-chair of women’s march on Washington Linda Sarsour talks resisting the age of Trump

Linda Sarsour spoke of resisting systems of oppression.

Jose Antonio Vargas speaks on immigration, race and what it means to be an American

Pulitzer Prize winning journalist speaks at UMass.

Political speechwriter Lindsay Hayes shares experience at Smith College

Hayes was the director of speechwriting for the Mitt Romney’s 2012 presidential campaign.

Community talks education, immigrants’ rights, climate change with state senators

Massachusetts state senators met with community members and students to discuss political and environmental changes in town forum.

Black Student Union aims to be a strong voice for the African-American community on UMass’ campus

The group advocates for safe spaces for discussions about race and peaceful protests in the community.

UMass group hosts panel on race, gender and resisting Trump

Group hosted rally and panel for International Women’s Day.

Panel discusses racial, sexual and psychological violence in response to art exhibit

Kara Walker’s art exhibit provided an eye-opening and horrific representation of slave life in America.

Best-selling author Roxane Gay talks about modern day feminism at Mount Holyoke College

Gay referred to the President Trump era as “the age of American disgrace.”

Journalist speaks on criminalization of youth in the United States

CNN contributor Marc Lamont Hill addressed Michael Brown shooting and failures of neoliberalism.

Leila Kawar speaks on immigration hosted by International Relations Club

UMass International Relations Club Hosts First Speaker of the Semester.