The audio recording and transcript are now available. The call addressed:
- Why the racist, sexist, homophobic and anti-immigrant messages are working, and with whom.
- Who finances and organizes the current movement against progressive social change, and what they have to gain.
- What the implications for grassroots women's advocacy across the US may be.
About the Featured Speaker
Dr. Jean Hardisty is the founder and president emerita of Political Research Associates, a Boston-based research center that analyzes right-wing, authoritarian, and anti-democratic trends and publishes educational materials for the general public. Currently Senior Scholar at the Wellesley Centers for Research on Women at Wellesley College, Dr. Hardisty is a scholar, widely-published author and long-time activist. She is also a former board member of the Ms. Foundation for Women.