In honor of Black Historical past Month, 11Alive checked out Black Atlanta’s motion from the previous and the way it’s creating a brand new future.
ATLANTA — To dream and to disrupt is the essence of Atlanta’s Black historical past.
Whereas highlighting the contributions of late civil rights icons Hosea Williams and the late Congressman John Lewis and persevering with the work to acknowledge Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s dream, there’s the following technology of individuals in Atlanta carrying on their legacy within the combat for equality and justice. These efforts are historical past within the making.
11Alive invitations you to observe DREAM x DISRUPT: Black Atlanta’s Daring Motion to mark Black Historical past Month. The one-hour particular is a collective effort to transcend the floor and push the envelope to inform unapologetic tales to make a daring assertion: that change isn’t handy or snug however is all the time mandatory.
From voting rights and the position of Black girls, Black entrepreneurship and innovation breaking limitations and constructing neighborhood to empowering the following technology to hold the torch – Atlanta’s daring motion builds on its historical past whereas lighting a hearth to the longer term.
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