Speaker Profile

Dania Rajendra

Dania
Board Member
Jews for Racial and Economic Justice
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Dania Rajendra directs the American effort to reign in Amazon and is also adjunct faculty at CUNY's School of Labor and Urban Studies. A poet and essayist, Dania's writing showcases and fosters solidarity across many kinds of difference. Dania has worked in most corners of efforts for social change in the US and is a frequent speaker on racism, antisemitism, economic justice and the political right. Dania sits on the board of Jews for Racial and Economic Justice and on the advisory council of the Food Chain Workers Alliance, among others. But mostly she really, really likes to talk about Jell-O.


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