A Civil Rights March Through Time

Orlando Public LibraryIn celebration of the 50th anniversary of The Civil Rights Act of 1964, Professor Don Harrell of the University of Central Florida Africana Studies Program chronicles the historical affairs that led to its enactment. The presentation begins at 11am at the Orlando Public Library in the Albertson Room. The discussion begins with the European exploration into the African continent and the establishment of chattel slavery in America and concludes with the legislation that finally outlawed discrimination based on race, ethnicity, religion or gender in public places in the United States.

This promises to be a workshop you don’t want to miss! COme out and learn more about American History and the lives that helped shape America into the country it is today!

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