Film: The Black Panthers: Vanguard of The Revolution

Film: The Black Panthers: Vanguard of The Revolution

Film and discussion about DC’s Black Arts Movement (1968-1974), its message and legacies. Guest speakers THEN & NOW: TONY GITTENS, Co-Founder, Drum & Spear Bookstore | Founder & Director Filmfest DC MICHI JONES, Dancer | Television and Theater...
Author Event: Unfinished Agenda

Author Event: Unfinished Agenda

Unfinished Agenda: Urban Politics in the Era of Black Power offers an inside look at the Black Power Movement that emerged during the Civil Rights Movement of the sixties. A political memoir that teaches grass-roots politics and inspires organizing for real change in...
Film: The Powerbroker – 2nd screening

Film: The Powerbroker – 2nd screening

The Powerbroker tells the story of Whitney Young, who biographer Nancy Weiss Malkiel called “the inside man of the black revolution.” By challenging America’s business and political communities directly, Young was able to make in-roads where other...
Film: The Powerbroker

Film: The Powerbroker

The Powerbroker tells the story of Whitney Young, who biographer Nancy Weiss Malkiel called “the inside man of the black revolution.” By challenging America’s business and political communities directly, Young was able to make in-roads where other...