Freedom is not a state; it is an act. It is not some enchanted garden perched high on a distant plateau where we can finally sit down and rest. Freedom is the continuous action we all must take, and each generation must do its part to create an even more fair, more just society.“― John Lewis
This event is part of the 2022 event series “Necessary Trouble: Thinking with the Legacy of John R. Lewis.” In anticipation and in honor of the dedication of John R. Lewis College at the UC Santa Cruz, the Division of Social Sciences, Colleges Nine and Ten, the Institute for Social Transformation, and the Center for Racial Justice are organizing five events centered on topics exemplified by the life of Representative John Lewis.
To learn more about this event, its speakers, and the other events in the series please visit the series page below.