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Martin Luther King Jr. Freedom Center

The Barbara Lee and Elihu Harris Lecture Series

NEXT LECTURE:  Danny Glover, Thursday, May 3 at 7:00 pm at the Cathedral of Christ the Light, 2121 Harrison, Oakland. RSVP 510-434-3988. The Barbara Lee & Elihu Harris Lecture Series promotes an ample exchange of ideas to help inspire and move forward new leadership and sergeantship. All lectures present civil rights leaders who worked closely with…
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Martin Luther King Jr. Freedom Center

Danny Glover Lecture

How do we think globally and act locally? What seemed to be the most complicated question asked by Representative Barbara Lee of keynote speaker, actor and activist Danny Glover at last night’s Barbara Lee and Elihu Harris Lecture ultimately found two, surprisingly simple answers: think like a circle and walk backwards to leap forward. Of…
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Danny Glove

Danny Glover, Thursday, May 3 at 7:00pm

Join us for the Barbara Lee and Elihu Harris Lecture Series featuring Danny Glover on Thursday, May 3rd, 7 PM at the Cathedral of Christ the Light, 2121 Harrison, Oakland. Award-winning actor, director, producer and humanitarian Activist Danny Glover will speak Thursday, May 3, 7 p.m., at the Cathedral of the Christ of Light, 2121 Harrison…
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Martin Luther King Jr. Freedom Center

LA TIMES: Oakland area students join Congress on Civil Rights Pilgrimage

A group of Oakland-area students this weekend stood alongside major civil rights figures as part of the Faith and Politics Institute Congressional Civil Rights Pilgrimage tied to the anniversary of “Bloody Sunday.” Rep. John Lewis (D-Ga.), who was among those beaten on the Edmund Pettus Bridge in 1965, asked the students for the first time to play…
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