Black Churches and the Civil Rights Movement: A Legacy of Activism at the Brooklyn Historical Society

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    When:
    September 18, 2014 all-day America/New York Timezone
    2014-09-18T00:00:00-04:00
    2014-09-19T00:00:00-04:00
    Where:
    Brooklyn Historical Society
    128 Pierrepont Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201
    USA
    Cost:
    Free

    Black Churches and the Civil Rights Movement: A Legacy of Activism at the Brooklyn Historical Society

    Thursday, September 18, 6:30 pm

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    Jennifer Jones Austin, CEO of the Federation of Protestant Welfare Organizations and co-chair of Mayor de Blasio’s transition team, moderates a lively conversation inspired by the experiences of her father, Rev. William A. Jones, who used his pulpit at Bed-Stuy’s Bethany Baptist Church to lead the charge for social change.