Previous Tzedek Salons

May 2017: Presidential Politics & the Courts with former Federal Judge Nancy Gertner

March 2017: Progressive Victories in a New Political Time; a panel with Dan Hoffer, Political Director of SEIU Local 888, Emily Kirkland, Director of Organizing 350 Mass Better Future Project, Ivan Espinoza-Madrigal, Executive Director of Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights and Economic Justice, Jordan Berg-Powers, Director of Mass Alliance.

January 2017: Immigrant Rights in a Changing Political Landscape; with Amy Grunder and Liza Ryan from MIRA, Massachusetts Immigration and Refugee Advocacy Coalition.

December 2016: Post Election Analysis with with Alan Solomont, Dean of the Jonathan M. Tisch College of Civil Life at Tufts University and former U.S. Ambassador to Spain and Andorra.

October 2016: Planned Parenthood with Dr. Jennifer Childs- Roshak, President and CEO of Planned Parenthood League of Massachusetts

September 2016: Ballot 2016- The Four Questions and What to Know Before You Vote with Jamie Hoag.

August 2016: Schmooze with Tzedek Salon! Get to know the Tzedek Salon crew and what to look forward to this year

April 2016: Criminal Justice Reform with Professor Dehlia Umunna from Harvard Law School

March 2016: The State of the MA Primaries with Mike Deehan, State House reporter for WGBH News\

February 2016: A Conversation with Cambridge City Councilor Nadeem Mazen

January 2016: Affordable Housing in MA with Rachel Heller, Director of Public Policy at CHAPA, Citizens’ Housing and Planning Association

November 2015: The Opiate Crisis with Eric Gold from the Attorney General Task Force

October 2015: Change from the Grassroots Up, with Carl Nilsson, campaign director of Raise Up MA.