THE BALLOT IS OUR BULLET:
THE POWER OF THE AFRICAN AMERICAN VOTE

Thursday, September 3, 2020
4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. EST

Carol Anderson

Emory University

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Cliff Albright

Co-Founder of Black Voters Matter

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LaTosha Brown

Co-Founder of Black Voters Matter

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Julia S. Jordan-Zachery

University of North Carolina Charlotte

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The Honorable Terri A. Sewell

7th District
U.S House of Representatives

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Duchess Harris, Moderator

Macalester College

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From the Front Porch:
What Alabama Teaches the World

Saturday, September 5, 2020
3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m EST

Tarana Burke

Activist
Founder #MeToo

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Angela Davis

Political Activist
Univeristy of California Santa Cruz

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Ruby Sales

Social Justice Activist
Member of SNCC

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Sonia Sanchez

Activist and Poet
Black Arts Movement Pioneer
Black Studies Pioneer

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DEJUANA L. THOMPSON

Political Strategist
Community Activist
Founder Woke Vote

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Hasan Kwame Jeffries, Moderator

Ohio State University

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Burning Down the House:
Defunding the Police and Refunding Our Communities

Thursday, September 10, 2020
4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. EST

Luke J. Frederick

Georgetown University

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Ruth Wilson Gilmore

City University of New York Graduate Center

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Elizabeth Hinton

Harvard University

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Carl Suddler

Emory University

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Kellie Carter Jackson, Moderator

Wellesley College

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Visibly Inscribed on the Annals of History:
A Tribute to Dr. Rosalyn Terborg-Penn

Saturday, September 12, 2020
3:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m EST

JOHN H. BRACEY, JR.

University of Massachusetts - Amherst

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BETTYE COLLIER-THOMAS

Temple University

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SHARON HARLEY

University of Maryland, College Park

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Toya Corbett

University of North Carolina System Office

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Robert L. Harris Jr. 

Cornell University

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What Woodson Willed: The Necessity of Black Studies in the 21st Century

Thursday, September 17, 2020
4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. EST

Greg Carr

Howard University

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Farah Jasmine Griffin

Columbia University

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Charles W. McKinney, Jr.

Rhodes College

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Noliwe Rooks

Cornell University

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James Stewart, Moderator

Penn State University
President, Manasota Branch of ASALH

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MAYDAY! MAYDAY!: The Impact of Covid 19 on Black and Brown Bodies

Saturday, September 19, 2020
3:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. EST

Alondra Nelson

Institute for Advanced Study

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Adam Milam, MD

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
John Hopkins University

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REV. FLOYD THOMPKINS, JR.

The Foundation For Justice and Peace

Deirdre Cooper Owens, Moderator

University of Nebraska-Lincoln

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A CONVERSATION ON REPARATIONS

Thursday, September 24, 2020
4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. EST

Ana Lucia Araujo

Howard University

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Nana Kwesi Jumoke Ifetayo

National Coalition of Blacks for Reparations in America (N’COBRA)

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Ibrahim K. Sundiata

Brandeis University

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Nkechi Taifa

Chair, National Coalition of Blacks for Reparations in America (N’COBRA)

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V.P. Franklin, Moderator

University of California, Riverside

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The Fierce Urgency of Now: Taking Back the African American Vote

Saturday, September 26, 2020
3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. EST

Gary Bledsoe

NAACP – Texas Branch

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Conra D. Gist

University of Houston

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Alicia L. Moore

Southwestern University

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La Vonne I. Neal

Northern Illinois University

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Karsonya Wise Whitehead, Moderator

Loyola University Maryland

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Preserving the History of the Voting Rights Struggle

Wednesday, September 30, 2020
4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. EST

Vedet Coleman-Robinson

Association of African American Museums

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Josephine Bolling McCall

The Elmore Bolling Foundation

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Ajena Rogers

Maggie Lena Walker National Historic Site

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Alan Spears, Moderator

National Parks Conservation Association

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