This Capitalism is Killing Me: Ableism and Dispossession in Mad Times
May 2, 2021 @ 6:00PM — June 2, 2021 @ 8:00PM Eastern Time (US & Canada)
Presented by Elliott Fukui, Fireweed Collective member
Join us for a discussion on the role of capitalism in emotional crises, and why mad folks should be on the frontlines and in solidarity with anti-capitalist movements
This webinar will have simultaneous Spanish and ASL interpretation and live transcription.
Elliott Fukui (He/Him) has been an organizer, trainer, and facilitator for almost 20 years. He has had the privilege of living and organizing across the country and is currently based in Ohlone Territory/The Bay Area. He comes to this work as a Mad Queer and Trans Nikkei Hafu Psych Survivor. He has primarily worked in Queer and Trans Black, Indigenous, and People of Color communities, working to support folks in community security strategies, emotional wellness and safety planning, and inclusive campaign and solidarity work. He loves building curricula, radical cartographies, and movement history. You can check his work out at www.madqueer.org .
Fireweed Collective offers mental health education and mutual aid through a Healing Justice lens. We help support the emotional wellness of all people and center the needs of those most marginalized by our society. Our work seeks to disrupt the harm of systems of abuse and oppression, often reproduced by the mental health system. Learn more at about us.
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