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Jim Crow America: Racial Justice in 2017

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Free

Explore the residual effect of policies reminiscent of Jim Crow Laws on the criminal justice system and communities of color. Following a welcoming reception, the program features a presentation and interactive roundtable discussion with the Georgia Justice Project and other community organizations. Topics will be focused on criminal justice policy change and community policing reform.

Panelists include:

  • Doug Ammar, Executive Director of the Georgia Justice Project
  • Xochitl Bervera, Director for the Racial Justice Action Center
  • Christopher Bruce, Policy Counsel for the ACLU of Georgia
  • Major Darin Schierbaum, Commander of the Atlanta Police Training Section

Food and seating is first come, first served.

This program is in partnership with the Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta

Details

Date:
May 25, 2017
Time:
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
Free

Registrations are closed for this event

Event Space

National Center for Civil and Human Rights
100 Ivan Allen Jr. Blvd
Atlanta, GA United States
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