Jerry Gore, a retired faculty member of Morehead State University and a lifelong resident of Maysville, KY, passed away August 3, 2016, after losing a battle with pneumonia.
Mr. Gore was a respected local historian who developed a national reputation focusing on the history of enslavement and abolition in the Maysville Kentucky Metropolitan Region .
Jackie Robinson: A Game Apart
Written and Performed By Mike Wiley
Friday, August 12, 2016
Dinner at 6:30 p.m.
Show show at 7:15 p.m.
Springfield Township Grove Banquet and Event Center, located behind the Springfield Township fire station at 9150 Winton Road.
Civil Rights leader and former National Underground Railroad Freedom Center advisory board member Vernon Jordan will be returning to Cincinnati this summer for the Ohio Legislative Black Caucus Convention. Jordan is scheduled to be the keynote speaker July 16 at the Duke Energy Convention Center. Jordan, now 80, previously served as an advisor to President Bill Clinton.
Dr. Clarence G. Newsome, president of the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center, calls the nation to come together after three horrific shootings that have deeply affected communities across the country.
Implicit bias is defined as the attitudes or stereotypes that affect our understanding, actions, and decisions in an unconscious manner.
It has been nearly two weeks since the attack on Pulse nightclub in Orlando and I have had a very difficult time putting into words exactly how this horrible atrocity has me feeling. Beyond the seething rage that defies description, there is something else.
In partnership with YWCA Greater Cincinnati
THURSDAY, JULY 14, 2016 | 7:00 P.M.
National Underground Railroad Freedom Center
50 East Freedom Way, Cincinnati, Ohio 45202
Everyday Freedom Heroes Gallery
Free and open to the public. Registration required. Click here to RSVP today.