protests


Ceasefire Conversation About Race and Activism In America (Enoch Pratt Free Library) – VIRTUAL

Ceasefire Conversation: Daryl Davis & Kondwani Fidel Registration not required, but encouraged. Click here to register through Eventbrite. An intergenerational conversation about racism and activism in America between authors and activists Daryl Davis & Kondwani Fidel. Daryl Davis is an R & B and blues musician, actor, bandleader and author of Klan-destine Relationships:  […]


I Ain’t Marching Anymore: Dissenters, Deserters, and Objectors to America’s Wars (Politics & Prose) – VIRTUAL

This event will be streamed online as part of our P&P Live! Series. Join journalist Chris Lombardi as she discusses her book, I AIN’T MARCHING ANYMORE with Jonathan W. Hutto, Sr. on P&P Live! A sweeping history of the passionate men and women in uniform who have bravely and courageously […]


On the Breath: Facts, Stories & Songs About the History of Labor Protests in NYC (New York Library) – VIRTUAL

This program asks: what was working life like at the beginning of the Twentieth Century in our city? Who were the citizens/laborers who took their stories to the streets to bring attention to their underpaid, dangerous work conditions? The Triangle Fire was the largest workplace disaster in New York City […]


Meet Jon Meacham Author of ‘His Truth is Marching On: John Lewis and the Power of Hope’ (Prince George’s County Memorial Library) – VIRTUAL

Jon Meacham will talk about his new book, His Truth Is Marching On: John Lewis and the Power of Hope. Drawing on decades of wide-ranging interviews with John Lewis, Jon Meacham writes of how this great-grandson of a slave and son of an Alabama tenant farmer was inspired by the […]


⭐ Can Mobile Devices Help Translate the Black Lives Matter Movement and Social Activism Into Real Change for Black Americans? (Brookings Institution) – VIRTUAL

The ubiquity of video recordings from mobile devices has recast the narrative surrounding police brutality and heightened public concerns about law enforcement. In today’s world, anyone can be a videographer and inspire a platform for public empowerment and social change. In the wake of the continuous victimization of Black people […]


Preparing Your Mobile Device for a Protest (Chicago Public Library) – VIRTUAL

Description We will discuss your digital safety when you exercise your rights to peaceably protest. Specific advice about the steps to secure your device from possible threats will be provided, along with information about local protest and transparency resources. The format will be alternating presentation and discussion of personal security […]


Preparing Your Mobile Device for a Protest (Chicago Public Library) – VIRTUAL

Description We will discuss your digital safety when you exercise your rights to peaceably protest. Specific advice about the steps to secure your device from possible threats will be provided, along with information about local protest and transparency resources. The format will be alternating presentation and discussion of personal security […]