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Feb 9th is new date for Town Hall meeting with co-founder of BLACK LIVES MATTER with Charles Ogletree at Freedom House

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New Date! FEB 9th ( snow makeup date) 6pm-9pm Freedom House in Dorchester

The public is invited to this:

Black Lives Matter: Now What?!

 New England Blacks in Philanthropy  / / welcomes you to a public forum  Black Lives Matter: Now What?! Feb 9th 6-8pm at the Freedom House, 5 Crawford Street in Dorchester. The panel, moderated by Harvard Law Professor Charles Ogletree, will provide a deeper understanding of the current civil rights movement, and what needs to change to reflect that Black Lives do Indeed Matter.

Panelists include Opal Tometi, co-founder of the National Black Lives Matter movement;Kwabena Frimpong, Black Lives Matter National Coordinator; Daunasia Yancey, Black Lives Matter, Boston; Eric Ward, Social Justice Program Officer, Ford Foundation; Nakisha M. Lewis, Philanthropic Strategist, Girls for Gender Equity/Organizer, Black Lives Matter Philanthropic Action; Adebukola AjaoPresident, Black Student Union at Emmanuel College and Carlton E. Williams, attorney.

For more information, call 617-261-8555 or email


5 Crawford St.

Dorchester, MA 02121

–  a copy left  by @blackboston Tweets

Written by aboutblackboston

January 24, 2015 at 12:08 am

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