First Debtors’ Assembly: Portland, Rockwood
Strike Debt Portland (w/ We Are Rockwood) sponsors this one day public gathering of neighbors and community leaders seeing debt in a new way: one of social justice. Experts will speak on how the debt industries work and how it enables poverty and wealth inequality. Debtors will share their personal testimonies on how debt controls their daily lives. And finally, organizers will lead group conversation on building creative ideas for local, collective resistance against unjust debts.