4/24/17. "Run Toward Fear: Millennial Activism & Social Justice" Crozier Williams Center, Rm 1962. Featuring: Tamika Mallory (Women's March on Washington), Shaun King (NY Daily News), Greisa Martinez (United We Dream), Dr. Amer Ahmed (...
|Rob “Biko” Baker is the Executive Director of The League of Young Voters, which has been organizing hip-hop voters around the country since 2003. In his home community of Milwaukee, he... more||Fronted by MC’s Rodstarz, and MC/Producer G1, Rebel Diaz shows us the true global power of Hip-Hop. After first performing at an immigrant rights march in New York City in 2006 in... more|
|Rosa Clemente is a community organizer and journalist. In 2008 she was the Vice Presidential candidate for the Green Party. Her commentary has appeared on CNN, C-Span, and other leading news... more||Dr. Samy Alim is an Associate Professor of Education, Linguistics, and Comparative Studies of Race & Ethnicity at Stanford University. His research interests include the long-term study of the... more|
|Shamako Noble is the co-founder and Executive Director of The Hip-Hop Congress. Shamako also currently serves as the Director of Education for the Hip-Hop Association, a grassroots organization whose... more||Shaun King is one of many voices—though an increasingly prominent voice—within the Black Lives Matter movement. By using social media to highlight, amplify, and discuss news of police... more|
|Sonia Sanchez is a renowned writer, poet, playwright and activist. An influential force in African American literary and political culture for over three decades, she was also in the forefront of the... more||Sybrina Fulton is dedicating her life to transforming family tragedy into social change. Since the death of her 17 year old son, Trayvon Martin, during the violent confrontation in 2012, Fulton has... more|
|Talib Kweli emerged on the national hip-hop scene as part of the rap group Black Star, along with Mos Def and DJ Hi-Tec in 1998, with the debut album Mos Def and Talib Kweli are Black Star. The album... more||Tamika Mallory is President of Mallory Consulting. She was a national organizer for the Justice or Else March, which convened in Washington DC in October 2015 on the 20th Anniversary of the... more|