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Wednesday, July 16 • 3:15pm - 4:15pm
50 Years Later: The Fight For Civil Rights Continues

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50 years after the passage of the 1964 Civil Rights Act, youth leaders from around the country are continuing the charge for equal rights. Whether it is attacks on our voting rights, implicit segregation in our schools, and racial profiling policies like "stop and frisk," learn how young people are fighting back.

Moderators
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Sarah Audelo

Policy Director, Generation Progress
Sarah Audelo is the Policy Director for Generation Progress. Her work focuses on directing Generation Progress’s youth-led and focused policy solutions related to economic justice, civil and human rights, and democracy. Prior to joining Generation Progress, Sarah was director of... Read More →

Speakers
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Dante Barry

Deputy Director, Million Hoodies Movement
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Carmen Berkley

Civil, Human, and Women's Rights Director, AFL-CIO
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Scott Roberts

Senior Campaign Manager, Advancement Project
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Vincent Paolo Villano

Director of Communications, National Center for Transgender Equality


Wednesday July 16, 2014 3:15pm - 4:15pm PDT
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