Courting Change: The Future of Civil Rights


Foundation: Ford Foundation

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Recently, Ford Foundation celebrates change and equality during its Courting Change: The Road Ahead for Civil Rights event. The foundation assembled the country’s top most outstanding leaders, thinkers, activists and artists to ponder about the future of civil rights.

Following the Supreme Court's decisions on voting rights, affirmative action and marriage equality, the foundation looks at the forefront of the civil rights movement and how organizations, thought leaders, policymakers and communities can work together to create equality for all. Read the Entire Article


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