Laura Marina Perez
Laura Marina Perez is a graduated midwife from the National Midwifery Institute, making her a Certified Professional Midwife. When the state of California legally sanctions her with a license, its quite possible that she will be the first Latina home birth midwife based in San Francisco. She has been studying women’s reproductive health since she was a teen. Laura is one of the co-founders of Exhale, a national and multilingual after-abortion talk line that offers support and resources to women, their partners and families. She was also honored with being the first person to receive a student midwife of color scholarship for training at the Yayasan Bumi Sehat health clinic and birth center in Bali, Indonesia.
She is associated with the Freedom Road Socialist Organization.
In 1986 Laura Perez was a graduate student and activist at Harvard University.
Revolutionary Strategies to Beat the Rising Right Wing
Revolutionary Strategies to Beat the Rising Right Wing, was a nationwide conference call organized by Freedom Road Socialist Organization, Sunday October 30, 2016.
- What's the nature of this right-wing threat? What has this election cycle changed about the political terrain we're fighting on? How do we need to prepare for whats coming after the election? Hear about these crucial questions from our panel of top political strategists, including Nelini Stamp, Bill Fletcher, Jr., Linda Burnham, and Sendolo Diaminah.
Those indicating they would attend, on Facebook included Laura Marina Perez.
Now What? Defying Trump and the Left's Way Forward
Now What? Defying Trump and the Left's Way Forward was a phone in webinar organized by Freedom Road Socialist Organization in the wake of the 2016 election.
- Now what? We’re all asking ourselves that question in the wake of Trump’s victory. We’ve got urgent strategizing and work to do, together. Join Ash-Lee Woodard Henderson of the Movement for Black Lives and Freedom Road, Calvin Cheung-Miaw, Jodeen Olguin-Taylor of Mijente and WFP, Joe Schwartz of the Democratic Socialists of America, and Sendolo Diaminah of Freedom Road for a discussion of what happened, and what we should be doing to build mass defiance. And above all, how do we build the Left in this, which we know is the only solution to the crises we face?
- This event will take place Tuesday November 15, 2016 at 9pm Eastern/8pm Central/6pm Pacific.
Those invited, on Facebook included Laura Marina Perez.