Until Justice Is Real
In this Catalyst for Change conversation on November 13, Rashad Robinson will address building Black Power in 2020 and beyond through racial justice and the intersection of voting freedom and economic justice. Robinson is the President of Color Of Change, the nation’s largest online racial justice organization
FORCE AND FREEDOM
On November 14, 6pm, historian Kellie Carter Jackson, in her book Force and Freedom, explores the use of violence by Black abolitionists in the antebellum US - as a strategy of survival and solidarity between Black people.
King Day 2020
On January 20, 2020, the nation will observe the birthday of civil rights and human rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. On this extended special day, the museum is preparing guest activities to make it a day of service and reflection.
Ernesto Cortes, Jr.
On Thursday, February 6 at 6pm, Ernesto Cortés, Jr. is the museum's Catalyst for Change speaker. Cortes is the co-director of the Industrial Areas Foundation (IAF) which provides leadership training and civics education to poor and moderate-income people across the US and UK.
Candacy Taylor's book Overground Railroad shows the history of the Green Book, how we arrived at our present historical moment, and how far we still have to go when it comes to race relations in America.
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