3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
The Strand Theatre
Contact: Brent Swinton
Address: 11 Oak Bluffs Avenue
Email: [email protected]
Admission fee: Free
Sponsors: Advancement Project
From Resistance to Power: Reclaiming Democracy in the Trump Era
- Judith Browne Dianis, Executive Director, Advancement Project National Office
- Nakkita Oliver, Activist and Seattle Mayoral Candidate
- Desmond Meade, Florida Rights Restoration Coalition
- Dr. Otis Moss III, Trinity United Church of Christ, Chicago
This event is free and open to the public. Bring a friend!
Advancement Project is a policy, communications, and legal action group firmly committed to civil rights and racial justice. Our local and national work is builds power for communities of color.
Advancement Project’s annual educational forums examine race in America, and this event is becoming a tradition for Martha’s Vineyard vacationers. We feature national figures alongside dynamic grassroots and community activists. The lively conversation with our audience is framed by current events. Given the 2016 election results—and the current political environment—there is heightened anticipation for this year’s event: