Racial Justice is Climate Justice
Different teams at 350 Seattle host guest speakers to help us draw the connections between climate campaigns and movements for racial justice. A four-part series.
These webinars have closed captioning. Click HERE for a recording of the call, along with recommended resources and reading materials.
Part 1 : Speaker Dean Spade (Seattle University School of Law) on Prison Abolition
Part 2: Nikkita Oliver, Jerrell Davis and Oloth Insyxiengmay (Decriminalize Seattle) on Defunding Police
Part 3: Fate Syewoangnuan & Maya Garfinkel (Be: Seattle) on Affordable Housing
Part 4: Speakers from Tacoma LNG Resistance on Environmental Injustice
Demystifying Jail and Legal Support — For anyone demonstrating in the streets during the double pandemic of COVID and racism, there is always a possibility of being arrested. It’s important to understand your rights and have a legal and jail support plan.
De-Escalation & Peacekeeping Training — An opportunity to skill-up in de-escalation techniques and learn some of the roles for actions that will continue to be part of our efforts.
Intro to Security Culture — This training highlighted the difficulty of covering this material in an hour. We expect to host a longer version of the training soon, and we may post a pre-recorded webinar version here too!