Celebrating 50 years! Since 1968, the NCBL has championed the rights of oppressed communities. Representing, advocating for and fighting for the rights of the systemically disenfranchised both inside and outside of the court, NCBL chapters include Chicago, Washington, DC, Michigan and New York City.
The Criminal Justice System’s Collusion with White Supremacy
Its Protection of Law Enforcement Who Murder Blacks | 6:30 – 8:30pm
Angela Y. Davis – by video
Ending Genocide I
Reallocating Local, State and Federal Resources from Mass Incarceration to Mass Community Restoration | 11:15-12:45
Moderator: Amanda Alexander
Maurice Weeks, Co-Executive Director of the Action Center on Race & the Economy (ACRE) | Marbre Stahley-Butts, Director, Law 4 Black Lives | Shari Davis, Co-Executive Director of the Participatory Budgeting Project | Janae Bonsu, National Public Policy Chair of the Black Youth Project
The Water Crisis in Michigan and Beyond
Representing the People Injured by Water Crisis in Michigan and Beyond | 11:15am – 12:45pm
Moderator: Desiree Ferguson
Tendayi Achiume, the UN Special Rapporteur on Racism | Monica Lewis Patrick | Nayyirah Shariff (Flint)
And many more!