Fighting For Healthcare Freedom

January 20, 2020

January 20, 2020

7:30 PM To 9:30 PM

Laemmle Royal, 11523 Santa Monica Blvd., #1st floor, Los Angeles, CA 90025

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Event Description

Join us for a Solidarity Panel discussion about Medicare for All on Martin Luther King Jr. Day. This diverse panel will be discussing the fight for Medicare for All, challenging the narratives against it, and providing counter narratives and calls to action to make Medicare for All a reality.

After the panel we will screen the film “Power to Heal: Medicare and the Civil Rights Movement” (run time 60 minutes).

The first 75 people to arrive will receive a coupon for a free soda and popcorn.

Moderator:

Molombo Thillia Thillot III, Democratic Socialists of America Los Angeles, Loyola Law Student

Panelists:

Mari Lopez, Union Organizer National Nurses United/California Nurses Association

Wendall Potter, President, Medicare for All NOW

Dr. Paul Song, Physician and President of Physicians for a National Health Program California

Akili – Fannie Lou Hamer Institute and Black Lives Matter Los Angeles

Introducing Film:

Kerri Evelyn Harris, Movement Director, Medicare for All NOW, 2018 U.S. Senate Candidate, Delaware
Event Hosts:

National Nurses United/California Nurses Association

Democratic Socialists of America Los Angeles

Healthcare for All Los Angeles

Physicians for a National Health Program California

Medicare for All NOW

Black Lives Matter Los Angeles

Progressive Democrats of America

Supporting Orgs:

Democrats of Pasadena Foothills

Common Peace

Organizers

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