The Orange County Community Remembrance Coalition (OCCRC), the Department of Human Rights and Relations (OCHR&R) and the North Carolina NAACP co-hosted a virtual panel and discussion on August 6, 2020 from 6:00-7:30pm on African Americans and the Ballot: A Continuing Struggle for Freedom in honor of the 150th Anniversary of the 15th Amendment and 55th Anniversary of the Voting Rights Act of 1965.
Webinar with panel discussion about unique challenges women of color have faced in exercising their right to vote in light of the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment and the 55th anniversary of the Voting Rights Act. Took place on September 27, 2020 from 3:00-5:00 pm.
Join the Center for the Study of the American South and the community partners of the Orange County Community Remembrance Coalition for six virtual events throughout October celebrating the life and work of Ida B. Wells, a pioneering Black journalist, advocate and educator.