In this podcast, Jerin led a group of national experts from six separate organizations to share tips on how advocates can continue to fight against sexual assault, despite a hostile administration.
NowThis Media, with 55 million viewers per month, featured Jerin for International Women's Day! Jerin explains intersectionality and the need for intersectional feminism "simply and clearly." The video received over 500,000 views on social media alone!
Each one of us must look at our individual, unconscious biases and microaggressions. Being a minority or oppressed in one identity does not mean we cannot engage in oppressive behaviors.
The Department of Women and Gender Studies at Hunter College organized this interactive workshop with a diverse group of presenters, on how language can be (ab)used to oppress groups or liberate people.
Jerin co-hosted this webinar with Stop Street Harassment. Brave women representing three continents to learn of the similarities and differences in the way our sisters fight street harassment.
Jerin joined an all-star panel organized by WIN NYC, along with: Carmelyn Malalis: Chair and Commissioner, NYC Commission on Human Rights; and Sara Valenzuela: Director of National Latino Outreach, Hillary for America.
It's within the spectrum of violence that includes everything from rape "jokes" to femicide.
National Organization for Women (NOW) National Conference, 2012. “How to Fight Hate Crimes,” Organizer and Moderator for panel on racial justice with Jocelyn Morris, Kathleen Sloan and Laila Abdelaziz.
Jerin moderated a diverse panel along with Mikki Kendall, the founder of the viral hashtag #SolidarityIsForWhiteWomen.
Jerin is an activist and critical of oppression in the U.S. not because she wants to bash her nation. It's because she loves America so much that she wants her to be her best. Living in America is like winning the lottery of life.