FRI. JAN 27, at 8:15PM | “The Movement for Black Lives” featuring Aaron Goggans, Black Lives Matter
Aaron Goggans is the organized of the DC Black Lives Matter movement and a Freelance Artist, Writer, Activist and Employment Justice Advocate. He is also the mind behind http://wellexaminedlife.com.
Erin Shields. Erin is a DC-based community organizer and activist focusing on the intersections of housing, criminal justice, and gender. After graduating from Howard University in 2012, Erin looked for ways to build power collaboratively with marginalized communities and transform the systems that oppress us.
She is currently a community organizer with Bread for the City, a direct service organization serving the District's low income residents in areas of food, clothing, medical, social and legal services in an atmosphere of dignity and respect. Specializing in public housing, Erin works with residents to ensure redevelopment of their home does not mean displacement for their family and community.
Erin also serves as the current co-chair of Black Youth Project 100's DC Chapter and has committed herself to the work of liberating all Black people.