Leslie MacFadyen

Saturday, April 91-1:50 Room 5031

Leslie Mac is a Brooklyn born & raised activist committed to living her life unapologetically. She created the Ferguson Response tumblr in 2014 to connect nationwide efforts supporting the important racial justice movement started in Ferguson, MO. She has since expanded the Ferguson Response Network to include a podcast and providing additional support for community organizers working to create lasting social change through sustained civil disobedience & civic action.

Recent projects include the Movement for Black Lives Convening, Women’s Freedom Conference, Black Lives of Unitarian Universalism & #StepUpScholastic focused on truth in children’s literature. She currently lives the Michigan where she is working with local organizers in Flint and other areas of the state.