New Book "Kerner Plus 40 Report" Assesses Racial Progress in America Since 1968 Kerner Commission Report
PHILADELPHIA –- The “Kerner Plus 40 Report” is an assessment of how far the nation has come in dealing with racial inequality and tensions 40 years after the seminal report issued by the National Advisory Commission on Civil Disorders, known as the Kerner Commission.
PHILADELPHIA University of Pennsylvania President Amy Gutmann is among five university presidents and one former president sponsoring the Global Colloquium of University Presidents Nov. 28-29 at New York University.
A Conversation with Harry Belafonte, Mary Frances Berry at Penn's Martin Luther King Jr. Lecture in Social Justice
WHO: Harry Belafonte, international human rights activist and entertainer
Mary Frances Berry, Penn professor of history and former chair of the U.S. Civil Rights Commission
WHAT: Martin Luther King Jr. Lecture in Social Justice sponsored by Penn's Africana Studies Center and the Annenberg School for Communication
WHERE: Irvine Auditorium, 34th and Spruce streets
WHEN: Friday, Jan. 19, 5:30 p.m.