If you skipped last night’s ceremony, we certainly don’t blame you. But, Kendra and Arturo were live-snarking throughout the night, and you can catch their recap of the highs and awkward lows under the cut.
By Kendra James
On 2-3-14 I sat down to live tweet the television premier of the documentary American Promise. The film follows two Black students, Idris and Seun, as the begin kindergarten at an elite college prep school in New York City and highlights the challenges and as they face along the way.
This is a liveblog of “Discussion on the Current Racial Climate.”
Moderator: Melissa Harris-Perry, Host of “Melissa Harris-Perry,” MSNBC
Judith Browne-Dianis, Co-Director, Advancement Project
Ralph Everett, President and Chief Financial Officer, Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies, Inc.
Benjamin Jealous, President and Chief Executive Officer, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Jacqueline Johnson Pata, Executive Director, National Congress of American Indians
Kathleen Ko, President and Chief Executive Officer, Asian & Pacific Islander American Health Forum
Marc Morial, President and Chief Executive Officer, National Urban League, Inc.
Janet Murguia, President and Chief Executive Officer, National Council of La Raza
Rinku Sen, President and Executive Director, Applied Research Center
Philip Tegeler, President and Executive Director, Poverty and Race Research Action Council
This is the liveblog for Promising Approaches for Building Equitable Neighborhoods.
Moderator: Sandra Moore, President, Urban Strategies, Inc.
Janis Bowdler, Director of Weath-Building Policy Project, National Council of La Raza
Susan Eaton, Research Director, Charles Hamilton Houston Institute for Race and Justice, Harvard Law School
Brian Smedley, Vice President and Director, Health Policy Institute, Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies
This is the live chat for the Plenary Session on Power, Privilege and Democracy.
Moderator: Charles Ogletree, Professor of Law and Executive Director of the Charles Hamilton Houston Institute for Race and Justice, Harvard University
Barbara Arnwine, Executive Director, The Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law
Donna Brazile, Strategist, Syndicated Columinst and Television Commentator
Ian Haney Lopez, John H. Boalt Professor of Law, University of California, Berkeley
Peggy McIntosh, Associate Director, Wellesley Centers for Women, Wellesley College
These are the notes for the Plenary Session on Unconscious Bias and Race. Check back for a full list of participants after I close the live event.