Alex Lawson speaks on social justice and social security
10 a.m. Saturday, July 18
Social Security Works Executive Director Alex Lawson coordinates multifaceted education and advocacy operations to protect and improve the economic security of disadvantaged and at-risk populations while maintaining Social Security as a vehicle of social justice. Join to hear from Lawson on racial, social, and health care justice!
On the road to racial justice: Medicare’s 55th birthday event
6 p.m. Thursday, July 30
Let’s win Improved Medicare for All so we don’t have to wait until we’re 65!
Once Medicare became law, it took just 11 months (without computers) to enact the Medicare system. Doing so single-handedly integrated U.S. hospitals, putting a stop to some of the cruelest racial injustice in health care. Learn how enacting improved Medicare for All would help all Americans now and move the U.S. closer to true racial health equity!