Join us for a nationally televised townhall meeting in Miami on Saturday, July 12, 2008, beginning at 3:00pm, at the historic Lyric Theatre, 819 NW 2nd Ave. in Overtown, beginning at 3:00pm.
The event is called Live From Main Street, "Magic City, Hard Times: How is Miami Facing the Economic Crisis and Working Toward a Sustainable Future?" and is hosted by GritTV's Laura Flanders and 99Jamz Cheryl Mizell. The event will be taped for television and internet broadcast. The panel will focus on the housing and other crisis' facing our communities. Panelists include:
Gihan Perera, Co-founder and Executive Director of the Miami Workers Center
Max Rameau, Founder/ Author Take Back The Land
Darin Woods, Countrywide Mortgage Sales Manager
Denise Perry, Director of the Power U Center for Social Change
Barbara Jordan, Miami – Dade County Commissioner
Carolina Delgado, Jobs with Justice Campaign Membership Director
Sonia Succar, Chairperson of Emerging Green Builders of South Florida
The event is free, the audience will have the opportunity to participate and refreshements are served afterwards. COME AND MAKE YOUR VOICE HEARD.
Live from Mainstreet Promo: http://www.youtube.com/user/LiveFromMainStreet
Previous Live from Mainstreet, Minneapolis, MN:
Take Back the Land
a project of the Center for Pan-African Development