social justice

A Seat At The Table: Prison Reform and Restorative Justice (Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture) – VIRTUAL

  NMAAHC’s signature program A Seat at the Table will be returning on our virtual platform in 2021, please mark your calendars. The museum will host a thought-provoking conversation of race, justice, and mass incarceration in the United States. Julianne Malveaux will moderate a discussion among journalists and media producer Juleyka Lantigua-Williams, activist, author, Atlantic […]

39th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Keynote and Awards Celebration (Oregon State University) – VIRTUAL

i About this Event The Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration commemorates the legacy of Dr. King and allows the Oregon State community to reflect on his work in today’s context through engaging workshops, presentations and service opportunities. In its 39th year, the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration is […]

Reflections on Transformative Justice (New York Public Library) – VIRTUAL

Join The New York Public Library for a lively discussion with guests from NYC Transformative Justice Hub. Panelists will provide an overview of the topic, their work, and everyday practices. Offering insight on a community of praxis, the panel asks: What is transformative justice? What does the work look like? How did panelists get […]

⭐ Social Justice Author Talk With Dr. Ida Jones (MCPL) – VIRTUAL

Join us for a presentation by Dr. Ida Jones, author, archivist, and historian, about local advocate and first African American woman elected to Baltimore City Council, Victorine Q. Adams.     Meet the author Dr. Ida Jones and learn about the subject of her newest book, Baltimore Civil Rights Leader Victorine […]

Our Words, Our Power – Activist Writing for Teens (Boston Public Library) – VIRTUAL

Description Marching and protesting are powerful and necessary ways to promote change, and writing has also been a force for change for centuries across the globe. Learn how to shape your outrage through writing that uncovers, explores, calls out, and spotlights issues that you want to advance in this world […]

Baltimore County Dialogs on Race: Advancing Health Equity (Baltimore County Public Library) – VIRTUAL

Long-standing systemic health and social inequities have been exacerbated by COVID-19 and severely impacted many racial and ethnic minority groups. Farajii Muhammad, host of For the Culture with Farajii on WEAA 88.9, moderates a discussion on the underlying factors that cause these disparities and current local and national initiatives that […]

⭐ A Conversation with Ijeoma Oluo, Author of ‘So You Want to Talk About Race’ (American University) – VIRTUAL

American University is honored to welcome Ijeoma Oluo, one of our nation’s preeminent voices on feminism and social justice. About this Event The Office of Undergraduate Education and Academic Student Services, in partnership with the Antiracist Research & Policy Center and the School of International Service, is thrilled to welcome […]

Election 2020: Driving Forces and Possible Outcomes (Brookings Institute) – VIRTUAL

As voters begin casting their ballots in the 2020 election, many issues still have the potential to transform the political landscape and determine the outcome of the presidential election, as well as congressional, gubernatorial, and statehouse races across the country. Voters go to the polls with several serious policy issues […]