Progressive Mayorship in the Trump Era

Special Event | April 17 | 6-7:30 p.m. |  Free Speech Movement Cafe (Moffitt Library)

 Mayor Jesse Arreguin, Mayor's Office - City of Berkeley

 Free Speech Movement Café Educational Programs, Progressive Student Association

In November 2016, Jesse Arreguin was elected the first Latino mayor of Berkeley. Prior to this win, Mayor Arreguin expanded affordable housing, helped establish the minimum wage and fought for tenants, immigrants, and civil liberties as a city council member.

Mayor Arreguin will discuss what it means to be a progressive mayor in the Trump era, what it means for Berkeley to be a sanctuary city and how students can get involved in local efforts to assist our most vulnerable people.

Sponsored by the Free Speech Movement Educational Programs Committee and the Progressive Students Association.

 All Audiences, Alumni, Faculty, Friends of the University, General Public, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Prospective, Students - Undergraduate, Cal Parents

 All Audiences

 This event is free, open to the public, and all are invited to participate. Sponsored by the University Library’s Free Speech Movement (FSM) Café Programs Committee. For more information: contact The Library attem

 coffee, tea, light snacks, etc., 510-768-7618

 FSM Cafe Educational Programs Committee Event - Mayor Jesse Arreguin