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With this Faith: Black Freedom Struggles and Democratic Faith

Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum
Grand Rapids, MI

Thursday, February 27, 2020 - 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.


Black American communities have exhibited an abiding faith in democracy based in religion and culture. This talk will explore how various participants in Black Freedom Struggles and thought about democratic governance and the faith that it takes to live out its principles. The talk will highlight the collective genius coming out of historic experiences of Black Americans in constructing a more vigorous democratic society in the United States. This lecture is in conjunction with "The Continual Struggle" exhibition.

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