The American Civil Liberties Union observes the 60th anniversary of the Supreme Court’s historic Brown v. Board of Education ruling with a conversation that explores equal educational opportunities and new barriers to the “promise of Brown” in the 21st century.
Thursday, May 15, at noon in the William G. McGowan Theater at the National Archives Building in Washington, DC.
Speakers include Catherine Lhamon, Assistant Secretary for the Office of Civil Rights, U.S. Department of Education; Dennis Parker, director of the ACLU Racial Justice Project; and Laura Murphy, director of the ACLU Washington Legislative Office.
On Twitter? Use #BrownAt60 to follow along or join in!
Co-sponsored by the Afro-American History Society and the Afro-American Newspapers.
Image: Judgment, Brown v. Board of Education, 05/31/195, National Archives Identifier 301669