Rainbow PUSH Coalition Events

Monday, February 22, 2021 at 07:30 PM through February 27, 2021
Free - Online Event

Rainbow PUSH Coalition Voices of the Movement Airs on NBC

Rainbow PUSH Coalition: Voices of the Movement Airs on NBC

Description:

In celebration of Black History Month, Rainbow PUSH Coalition and its Affiliates are proud and excited to present Voices of the Movement, a video presentation that highlights some of the key contributors to social progress and civil rights, and hears from some of today's most significant voices about where we are as a nation, how far we have come, and the path forward. 
In Voices of the Movement, you will hear insightful commentary by: Founder/President of Rainbow PUSH Coalition, Rev. Jesse L. Jackson, Sr., civil rights icon and entertainer Mr. Harry Belafonte, Founder of Fair Fight, Ms. Stacey Abrams, Chair African American Studies at Princeton University, Dr. Eddie Glaude, Mayor of Montgomery, Alabama, the Hon. Steven Reed, the President of the National Bar Association, Attorney "C.K." Hoffler and more... 
Tune in to watch Voices of the Movement
on the following stations:  
Atlanta: 11Alive on Feb. 20 @ 7pm
Atlanta: 11Alive on Feb. 21 @ 11am
Chicago: NBC 5 on Feb. 20 @ 6pm
Chicago: NBC 5 on Feb. 25 @ 6:30pm
Paducah: WPSD Local 4 on Feb. 22 @ 12:35am Detroit: WDIV Local 4 on Feb. 27 @ 12pm 
*Check your local listing for dates and times when Voices of the Movement will air in your city! 

Thursday, February 25, 2021 at 07:30 PM
Free - Online Event

Furthering the Legacies of Historical Black Educators

Shaping America’s Education Agenda:
Furthering the Legacies of Historical Black Educators
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Hosted by:
Rev Jesse L Jackson, Sr, Founder and President of Rainbow PUSH Coalition
Dr. Julianne Malveaux, President of PUSH Excel
Rev Jannette Wilson, ESQ, National Executive Director of PUSH Excel
Virtual Education Summit -

Feb 25, 2021 06:30 PM in Central Time (US and Canada)

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Event Description:
In honor of Black History Month, we will host a panel discussion with leaders in the education community to highlight the important contributions of historical Black educators and ways we build on their work to create opportunities for equity and equality in America's public education system.

Come be a part of the discussion as Dr. Sonya Whitaker, National Director for Educational Policy for PUSH Excel, moderates the following panel:


- Dr. Karla Guseman began her career in education at Joliet Township High School in Illinois in 2000 as a Science teacher at Joliet Central. Today, she serves as the Superintendent of Joliet Township High School District 204.


- Dr. Sharon Desmoulin-Kherat is the superintendent of Peoria Public Schools in Illinois. She has worn many educational hats, including: working for the Tri County Urban League as a middle school teacher; principal of the U.S. Department Blue Ribbon Award winning Whittier Primary School; assistant principal of Roosevelt Magnet School, and principal of Manual Academy. She also served as the Transformation Officer for Springfield Public Schools and then Associate Superintendent of Schools in Danville from 2013 – 2015.

- Dr. Jason Ottley is the Executive Director for The Bond Educational Group, a non-profit organization that invests in the lives of underserved communities through education and entrepreneurship, and an assistant professor at Kennesaw State University. He is a race scholar positioned to change the way schools and organizations function by revising policies and practices entrenched in white supremacy.

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Tuesday, March 30, 2021 at 07:30 PM through March 31, 2021
Free - Online Event

24th Annual Wall Street Project: Virtual Economic Summit

24th Annual Wall Street Project: Virtual Economic Summit

SAVE THE DATE: MARCH 30-31, 2021
"The Wall Street Dilemma: 100 Years after Tulsa"


Thursday, April 01, 2021 at 07:30 PM through April 06, 2021
Free - Online Event

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