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MAKING BLACK LIVES MATTER IN NYC SCHOOLS

February 8, 2019
Schomburg Center, Harlem, NY

MEDIA FROM THIS EVENT

Despite the fact that New York City is one of the most diverse places in the country, our school system is among the most segregated. As part of the nationwide campaign, Black Lives Matter at School Week, Schomburg Center's Associate Director of Education, Brian Jones organized a panel about this issue and how to challenge structural racism in schools. Featuring award-winning journalist, Nikole Hannah-Jones, public school teacher, José Vilson, and two NYC high school student activists, Xoya David and Joshua Brown.

Photos courtesy of the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture
Photographer: Isseu Diouf Campbell