Bonded Justice

“Bonded Justice, Race, Class, Gender and Suffrage”
Tuesday, October 29, 2019
 7:00 p.m. (refreshments at 6:30 p.m.)
Columbia Public Library – Friends Room

Guest Speaker
Professor April Langley
Chair of Black Studies and Associate Professor of English
at the University of Missouri.

 

This program will focus on the role of Black women in the struggle for suffrage. The League of Women Voters of Columbia-Boone County, the Columbia chapter of the NAACP and the Columbia Public Library are cosponsoring this event.

This is one of several local programs in this year commemorating the Centennial of the 19th Amendment to give historical context to the struggle for voting rights and remind citizens of the importance of voting in our Democracy.

This event is free and open to the public.

About lwvcbc

The League of Women Voters is a nonpartisan political organization encouraging informed and active participation in government. It influences public policy through education and advocacy. We never support or oppose any political party or candidate. Any person of voting age may become a League member. The LWV of Columbia-Boone County is the League's local organization. We hold forums for local elections and advocate for local issues.

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