People’s Strike, Matt Meyer
May 2nd, 2020
Resisting the Push towards Alienated Education and Lethal Incarceration,: Featuring in order of appearance: Dave Lippman (song), Matt Meyer & Wende Marshall (co-hosts), Daniel Reyes (Philadelphia Working Educator’s WE Caucus), Tonya Bahwill (grassroots Philly organizer), Dave Lippman (song), Sekou Odinga Black Panther former political prisoner, Northeast Political Prisoner Coalition), Jihad Abdulmumit (Panther/BLA former political prisoner, National Jericho Movement), and Kenyatta Thompson (Katal Center for Health, Equity and Justice)
Matt Meyer is a New York City–based educator, organizer, and author who serves as War Resisters’ International Africa Support Network Coordinator, and who represents the International Peace Research Association at the United Nations Economic and Social Council. A former draft registration resister, Meyer’s extensive human rights work has included support for all political prisoners and prisoners of conscience, solidarity with Puerto Rico and the Black Liberation Movement, and board membership on the A.J. Muste Memorial Institute.