Virtual Event|Black Lives Matter Speaker Series
Open to the public. Registration required for webinar speaker series sponsored by the University of Idaho Office of Multicultural Affairs, the Africana Studies Program, and the Diversity and Inclusion Certificate Program.
Early twentieth-century African American men in northern urban centers like New York faced economic isolation, segregation, a biased criminal justice system, and overt racial attacks by police and citizens. In this book, Douglas J.
Bearing Witness While Black tells the story of this century's most powerful Black social movement through the eyes of 15 activists who documented it. At the height of the Black Lives Matter uprisings, African Americans filmed and tweeted evidence of fatal police encounters in dozens of US cities--using little more than the device in their pockets.