A Community Conversation: Voting Rights and the Perilous March to Freedom
Wednesday, October 23, 2020
Thank you for joining the Partnership to Renew the Shaw 54th Regiment Memorial for this virtual event – A Community Conversation: Voting Rights and the Perilous March to Freedom. This event was held on October 23 from 6-7:30 pm on Zoom and Facebook live.
Featuring a conversation with Dr. Martha S. Jones (Society of Black Alumni Presidential Professor and Professor of History at The Johns Hopkins University), Rahsaan D. Hall (Director of the Racial Justice Program for the American Civil Liberties Union of Massachusetts) and Cheryl Crawford, (Executive Director of MassVOTE); moderated by Karen Holmes Ward (WCVB, Host and Executive Producer of CityLine).
Presented by the Partners to Renew the Shaw 54th: National Park Service, City of Boston, Friends of the Public Garden and Museum of African-American History, with media sponsorship provided by WCVB-5 and the Bay State Banner.
Learn more about the Shaw 54th Regiment Memorial Restoration Project here.