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Friday, September 23 • 10:45am - 12:00pm
PANEL: Race, Religion & #BlackLivesMatter in the Post-Obama Era

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We hear from experts about how the #BlackLivesMatter movement has and will shape American discourse and policy, including after the first African-American president leaves office. How has it compared to the influence of the civil rights movement, which was deeply connected to black churches? If it is happening mostly outside the walls of the church, is the church catching up to it or has it been left behind?

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Adelle Banks

Production Editor/National Reporter, Religion News Service
@AMBankstw  //  202-463-8777Production Editor/National Reporter, Religion News Service

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Kip Banks

Pastor, East Washington Heights Baptist Church
301-520-6223  //  @KipbanksThe Rev. Kip Banks is pastor of the East Washington Heights Baptist Church in Washington, D.C., and the former general secretary of the Progressive National Baptist Convention, the church convention of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Banks has also served... Read More →
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Kelly Brown Douglas

Susan D. Morgan Professor of Religion, Goucher College
410-337-6260  The Rev. Kelly Brown Douglas, PhD., is the Susan D. Morgan Professor of Religion at Goucher College and serves as canon theologian at Washington National Cathedral. Prior to coming to Goucher College she was associate professor of theology at Howard University School... Read More →
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Ryan Herring

Editor-in-chief, TheGhettoMonk.com
502-500-3320  //  @infiniteidealRyan Herring is a writer, activist, and founder and editor-in-chief of TheGhettoMonk.com.

Friday September 23, 2016 10:45am - 12:00pm EDT
Pinnacle Grand, 2nd floor