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A pre-Juneteenth virtual national rally convened and sponsored by the HR-40 Strategy Group. “Why We Can’t Wait: HR-40 On the Move” – Declaring Juneteenth Reparations and Racial Justice Day.


Wednesday, June 1, 2022 12:00 PM Eastern Time


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Cong. Sheila Jackson Lee • Cong. Barbara Lee • Rev. Audreia Alexander, National Council of Churches • Gary Hines , Sounds of Blackness • Marc Morial, National Urban League • Rev. Al Sharpton, National Action Network • Hilary Shelton, NAACP • Melanie Campbell, National Coalition of Black Civic Participation • Kamm Howard, Reparations United • Dr. Julianne Malveaux , Educator, Political Economist • Dr. Amara C. Enyia, M4BLs • Robin Rue Simmons, FirstRepair • Erika Alexander, Documentary Filmmaker • Ms. Joan Neal, Network Lobby • Dr. Ron Daniels, Moderator.


ACLU • Batrice & Associates • Black Ad Council • BWR Unity • Color of Change • Human Rights Watch • Institute of the Black World 21st Century • Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights • Make it Plain • Movement for Black Lives • National Action Network • NAACP • National African American Reparations Commission • National Council of Churches • National Council of Negro Women • N’COBRA • National Urban League • Network Lobby • Presbyterian Church USA • Reparation Education Project • Reparations United • The Lawyers’s Committee • The Who We Are Project

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Declaring Juneteenth “Reparations and Racial Justice Day” - Wed June 1 2022 12PM EST Virtual National Rally. Why We Can’t Wait: HR-40 On the Move. Convener/Sponsor: The HR-40 Strategy Group.

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IBW21 (The Institute of the Black World 21st Century) is committed to enhancing the capacity of Black communities in the U.S. and globally to achieve cultural, social, economic and political equality and an enhanced quality of life for all marginalized people.