Thursday, January 12, 2017

Erious Johnson, Jr. to speak in Salem on Slavery, Capitalism and Citizenship

January 22, 2017
Salem Friends Meeting House
490 - 19th St. NE (corner of Breyman)
 Slavery,  capitalism  and CITIZENSHIP
Presentation by Erious Johnson, Jr., Director of Civil Rights for the
Oregon Department of Justice
This involves outreach to diverse communities located throughout
the state, educating people about their rights and the resources the
Department of Justice has to offer. as well as working with the
Bureau of Labor and Industries (BOLI) on  housing discrimination
 cases  and investigating complaints of fraudulent business practices
that target protected classes. Questions and discussion to follow.
Erious Johnson earned his J.D., cum laude, from Howard University School of Law,
and is admitted to practice in Oregon state and federal court.  He has experience in
 private practice, as well as the City of New York, and Portland's Black Male
Achievement Initiative, and Salem-Keizer NAACP.
Potluck follows the program.
Everyone welcome
Information:  503 371 6109

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