The Power of the Black Vote: Annual Symposium

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This event is being hosted by our friends at the Banneker-Douglass Museum

Join historians, artists, and educators to explore the history of African Americans and the vote in the State of Maryland. This virtual experience includes:

  • A virtual tour of The Black Vote Mural Project
  • “We the People” Presentation by Cheryl McLeod, MCAAHC
  • Anti-Racism PSA
  • Educational Workshops
  • Interview with Eddie Brown, Brown Capital Management “Black Economics and the Vote”
  • ” The Southern Negro Youth Congress and the Battle for the Black Vote” by Lopez Mathews, MCAAHC and Howard University
  • Keynote Message by Dr. Ida E. Jones, Morgan State University
  • Musical Performances
  • and much more…

Click here to register or watch live on the Banneker-Douglass Museum's Facebook page.

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