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Exploring the Words and Images of the Black Lives Matter Movement

Artistic illustration of happy and proud African-American young adults.

Friday, February 23, 2024

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Price: Free

The College of New Jersey

2000 Pennington Rd
Ewing, NJ 08628
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The College of New Jersey

Event Description

Explore the 13 Guiding Principles of the Black Lives Matter, delving into its 2013 inception by Alicia Garza, Patrisse Cullors, and Opal Tometi. This important movement is often misunderstood and mischaracterized. In this workshop we will learn about the principles and images that guide the mission to empower local initiatives, counter violence, and foster Black creativity and joy.

NJ Proudly Celebrates
Black History Month

Black History Month is an annual observance in February that celebrates the achievements and contributions of African Americans to American history, culture, and society. Established in 1926 by historian Carter G. Woodson; Black History Month reflects on the struggles, highlights the triumphs, and provides inspiration to future generations.

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