Virtual presentation to examine historical context of Black Lives Matter Movement
“Simply Because People Refuse to See Me: The Black Lives Matter Movement in Historical Context,” featuring Dr. Yohuru Williams, a scholar of the Civil Rights and Black Power movements and dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of St. Thomas, will be presented on Zoom on Wednesday, Feb. 17, from 6 to 7 p.m.
Dr. Williams will explore the history of the struggle for racial equality in the United States from the Civil Rights era through the contemporary Black Lives Matter Movement with an exploration of key episodes and moments in U.S. history.
The Intercultural Center and Black Student Union at Fredonia are sponsoring the virtual presentation.
To register online for the free Zoom session, use the following link: https://fredonia-edu.zoom.us/j/97565104327?pwd=ajZvazJVYm1STU5wb2Q5a1pM…