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May 15, 2020
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Francisca Beltran, Human Rights, 402-441-7625

Online Social Justice Event Set for May 19

The Lincoln Commission on Human Rights (LCHR) will host an online Social Justice event to honor civil rights leader Malcolm X's birthday Tuesday, May 19. The free event will be from 11 a.m. to noon at and feature performances and a discussion about hope, positivity and Malcolm X's contributions to society.

The event schedule includes:

Hamilton and the two youth groups were originally scheduled to appear at this year's LCHR Civil Rights Conference in April that was canceled due to the pandemic. Hamilton's keynote address has been rescheduled for the next conference April 21, 2021.

This event is made possible by Humanities Nebraska, Lincoln Public Schools, Omaha Human Rights and Relations Department and the City of Lincoln.

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