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Danny Glover Lecture

Martin Luther King Jr. Freedom Center

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 Glover, Thursday, May 3 at 7:00pm

Danny Glove

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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Barbara Lee and Elihu Harris Lecture Series 2018

Martin Luther King Jr. Freedom Center

The Barbara Lee & Elihu Harris Lecture Series announces 2018 lectures   Please call our offices today at 510-434-3988 to RSVP, or to become a sponsor, volunteer, or help us spread the good word on these most dynamic public lecture opportunities!   ANITA HILL, Saturday March 10, 2018, Oakland Marriott Hotel “Anita Hill changed the conversation on workplace…

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

Danny Glover

The Barbara Lee & Elihu Harris Lecture Series announces 2018 lectures   Please call our offices today at 510-434-3988 to RSVP, or to become a sponsor, volunteer, or help us spread the good word on these most dynamic public lecture opportunities!   The Barbara and Elihu Harris Lecture Series presents   Danny Glover MAY 3, 7 pm Cathedral…

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The Barbara Lee and Elihu Harris Lecture Series presents BOB MOSES

Martin Luther King Jr. Freedom Center

Bob Moses served as Director of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee’s (SNCC) Mississippi Voter Registration Project from 1961-1964, and was a lead organizer for the “Mississippi Freedom Summer.” Today his work seeks a national response to establish the fundamental right of every child to a quality public school education. Co-produced by Merritt College and the Martin Luther King…

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Civil Rights leader’s message for our time (East Bay Times, Article by Lou Fancher)

Martin Luther King Jr. Freedom Center

Civil rights attorney Fred Gray will be the keynote speaker at the Barbara Lee and Elihu Harris Lecture Series on Saturday. (Courtesy of the Martin Luther King Jr. Freedom Center) By Lou Fancher During the Civil Rights Movement, attorney and preacher Fred Gray practiced patience, peace, and unflagging activism, which still resonate today. Gray brings…

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