Netroots Nation: Speaker/Trainer Profile

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Mariah Parker

Weelaunee Coalition

Mariah Parker is a hip hop artist, labor organizer and former Athens-Clarke County Commissioner. While in office, they focused heavily on public health driven approaches to public safety and divestment from policing and prisons. Today they build collective power with fast food workers as a senior lead organizer with the Union of Southern Service Workers. Their contributions to the Cop City movement include family and youth organizing, leadership in direct action, and communications.

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