Media Advisory
June 25, 2020
Contact:
Pamela L. Pugh
pamela@urbanregenerationllc.com
989-992-6353

Prominent Civil Rights Attorneys, Political Pundit, Public Education Advocates and Activists to Hold Education Justice Virtual Town Hall Amid National Uprising in Support of Racial Equity

WHAT: A virtual town hall about the state of public education and a call to end systemic racism and inequities in Michigan and the U.S. education system more broadly.

WHEN: Saturday, June 27 from 2:00 pm-3:15 p.m.
EST. Media is encouraged to attend.

WHO: A discussion featuring:

Benjamin Crump, National Civil Rights Attorney;
Nina Turner, National Co-Chair Bernie Sanders Campaign, Former Ohio State Senator, Professor;
Jamarria Hall, Student Plaintiff in Gary B. v Whitmer, Detroit Right to Literacy;
Helen Moore, Education Activist;
Thomas Pedroni, Associate Professor, Wayne State University;
Mark Rosenbaum, Director of Opportunity Under Law, Public Counsel Law Firm;
Pamela Pugh, Vice President, Michigan State Board of Education;
Lamar Lemmons, Former President, Detroit Public School District Board of Education.
Terrence Martin, Executive Vice President, Detroit Federation of Teachers

Register here:

https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_Jb-U7BRcTM6sMwLq7GETVQ.

For more information, you may also contact Pamela Pugh at pamela@urbanregenerationllc.com.

*Click to see The Detroit Equity Action Lab [DEAL] outline entitled, “White Supremacy & The Denial of Literacy, The 101 Guide” or Timeline and Status of the Detroit Right to Literacy case.

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