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Assata Speaks is a monthly forum billed as a swagged-out version of TED Talks. The series is aimed at countering false narratives of the African American community.
The #BlackWomenRock Edition will feature three powerful speakers honoring Women’s History Month:
- Sylvia Bartley, Ph.D. – global director of Medtronic Philanthropy
- Leslie E. Redmond – president of the Minneapolis NAACP
- Jayda Pounds – advocate and activist