Puerto Rico: The Road to Recovery and Reconstruction, March 1, 9:30 am to 2:00, pm, Capitol Visitors Center. At this moment, with the future of Puerto Rico hanging in the balance, we believe that it is critical to bring together powerful voices to advocate for what the island and its people need. This national conference will focus on what needs to be done to rebuild the Puerto Rican economy and educational system in the wake of the devastation caused by Hurricane Maria. Lunch will be provided. Register Here.
In a conversation on March 6 from 10:00 am to noon, hosted by the Albert Shanker Institute, American Federation of Teachers President Randi Weingarten and Israeli social justice activist and trade unionist Rami Hod will discuss how the citizens of the United States and Israel can work together to help build a broad movement for progressive change. More information and registration.