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Panelists Urge Focus on Role of Women in Black Lives Matter Movement

The Black Lives Matter movement often excludes women and girls, according to the #BlackLivesMatter panel at the second annual BRAVE Summit in Lohrfink Auditorium on Saturday. The panel featured Erika Totten, leader in the Black Lives Matter movement in the D.C. area, Johnetta Elzie, activist and creator of Campaign Zero,[Read More…]

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Panelists Advocate Increased Political Engagement

Increased political engagement from underrepresented communities is necessary to create change, according to panelists at the A Seat at the Political Table panel at the second annual BRAVE Summit in Lohrfink Auditorium on Saturday. The panel featured political advocacy organization IMPACT Director Nina Smith, Google Public Policy Partner Chanelle Hardy[Read More…]

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BRAVE Offers Intersectional Dialogue

The second annual BRAVE Summit, hosted on Saturday, offered black women a space to promote dialogue on issues of feminism with a series of panels and a keynote by Washington, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser (D). BRAVE — Black. Resilient. Artistic. Vigilant. Enough. — was organized by 14 undergraduate female students[Read More…]

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BRAVE 2017: Full Summit Coverage

BRAVE 2017: Full Summit Coverage

For full coverage of the second annual BRAVE summit, visit the links below. Overview: BRAVE Offers Intersectional Dialogue “#BlackLivesMatter” Panel “A Seat at the Political Table” Panel Have a reaction to this article? Write a letter to the editor.

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