Karine Jean-Pierre Visits Generation Blue
November 14 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
We are thrilled to have the wonderful Karine Jean-Pierre visiting Generation Blue PF to share her all new book, Moving Forward: A Story of Hope, Hard Work, and the Promise of America! Please join us! See you there.
THIS IS A FREE EVENT and you are able to PRE-ORDER HER BOOK AT HIS THIS LINK:
Books will also be available at the talk.
Per Danielle Anderson, the event is “walk in”, or, just to make sure, you can obtain free “Brown Paper Tickets” by clicking here.
About the book:
An inspiring political memoir from Karine Jean-Pierre, chief public affairs officer for MoveOn, chronicling her path from New York’s Haitian community to working in the Obama White House, and offering a blueprint for anyone who wants to change the face of politics.
Most political origin stories have the same backbone. A bright young person starts reading the Washington Post in elementary school. She skips school to see a presidential candidate. In middle school she canvasses door-to-door. The story can be intimidating. It reinforces the feeling that politics is a closed system: if you weren’t participating in debate club, the Young Democrats and Model UN you have no chance.
Karine Jean-Pierre’s story breaks the mold. In “Moving Forward,” she tells how she got involved, showing how politics can be accessible to anyone, no matter their background. In today’s political climate, the need for all of us to participate has never been more crucial. This book is her call to arms for those who know that now is the time for us to act.
Karine Jean-Pierre’s professional experience has ranged widely from presidential campaigns to grassroots activism, to local politics, to working in the White House. Jean-Pierre is the Chief Public Affairs Officer for MoveOn.org and an NBC and MSNBC Political Analyst. Jean-Pierre previously served as the Deputy Campaign Manager for Martin O’Malley for President.