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RealTalk. Webinar Series Episode #1

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RealTalk. Webinar Series Episode #1

Jul 5 at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Free
RealTalk BLMTokyo Black Lives Matter
BLM Tokyo | RealTalk. Webinar Series
Tokyo united for racial equality

Episode #1: Panel Discussion
“What’s the Black Lives Matter movement really about?”

Presented by Black Lives Matter Tokyo, RealTalk. is a new web-based educational series that aims to explore the topics surrounding racism and systemic injustice in the US, Japan and around the world. In each episode, we will engage in important conversations around breaking down stereotypes, achieving racial equity, embracing inclusion and many more.

For our first episode, we invite the key organiser of BLM Tokyo, Sierra Todd along with several speakers to share their views on the Black Lives Matter movement. The panellists will talk about what BLM means to them, explore a brief history of the movement, its role in Japan, and what we can do to help achieve racial equality. Save the date. Additional details coming soon.

Speakers:
◆ Sierra Todd, BLM Tokyo key organizer and student at Temple University Japan.
◆ Juniper Alexander, BLM Tokyo co-organizer and student at Temple University Japan.
◆ Darryl Wharton-Rigby, Director, Producer and Screenwriter.
◆ Sarajean Rossitto, Tokyo-based Social Impact Architect.
◆ Michio Arimitsu, Ph.D. (African American Studies, American literature) Associate Professor, Keio University.
◆ Wakako Fukuda, Activist and former SEALDs member.

Moderator:
◆ Jaylon Carter, Blogger, educator and Hip Hop artist.
Translators:
◆ Labianna Joroe
◆ Taishu
◆ Manami Sunaga
◆ Tabasa Ozawa

This is a FREE event
Please register here to get access to the webinar.
Language: English with Japanese interpretation

 

Details

Date:
Jul 5
Time:
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/2739186213031858/

Organizer

Black Lives Matter Tokyo
Website:
https://blacklivesmattertokyo.carrd.co/