fbpx A Discussion on Black Lives, Protest, and Democracy | Harvard Kennedy School
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Date and Location

June 9, 2020
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Virtual Event

Contact

404-932-0687

?Protests continue to sweep across the United States following the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis, Breonna Taylor in Louisville, and countless others at the hands of police violence. Join the Ash Center for a conversation with leading scholars and practitioners about the protests, their place in the long fight for social justice, and what they tell us about the state of democracy in America today. Panelists include:

  • Dr. Rhea Boyd, Pediatrician, Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health
  • Kaneesha Johnson, PhD candidate, Government Department, Harvard University
  • Prof. Leah Wright Rigueur, Brandeis University and Harvard Kennedy School 
  • Prof. Megan Ming Francis (Moderator), Harvard Kennedy School, University of Washington

Virtual Event Details

This event will be livestreamed on YouTube Live. Attendees registered for this event (link below) will receive a reminder for the livestream fifteen minutes before the event along with a link to the YouTube page where you can participate in the live chat and ask questions during the event.

https://ash.harvard.edu/os_events/nojs/registration/1311876

Speakers and Presenters

Dr. Rhea Boyd, Pediatrician, Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health; Kaneesha Johnson, Ph.D. Candidate, Government Department, Harvard University; Prof. Leah Wright Rigueur, Brandeis University and Harvard Kennedy School; Prof. Megan Ming Francis (Moderator), Harvard Kennedy School, University of Washington

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