50 Years! And Still We Rise: Linking Arms With the 21st Century Movement for Black Liberation

Artists in The Movement

Academy for New Activist Lawyers (CLE) | 3:00pm — 4:30pm

Gala Founders Reception

Honoring Those on Whose Shoulders We Stand | 6:30pm — 8:30pm

Representing Victims of Police Violence

Continuing Legal Education (CLEs): NCBL’s Law Enforcement Accountability Project (LEAP) | 9:30am – 12:30pm

Bailouts and Community Bail Funds

How to use bailouts and community bail funds to combat debtor’s prisons | 9:30am – 12:30pm

International Tribunals

Representing Clients before International Tribunals  | 2:30pm – 5pm

Racial Disparities in the Criminal Punishment System

Beyond Anecdotal Evidence -Pressuring Policy and Practice Changes through Data Collection and Reporting | 2pm – 5pm

Radical International Advocacy

Cuba, Palestine and South Africa | 12:45pm – 1:45pm

The Criminal Justice System’s Collusion with White Supremacy

Its Protection of Law Enforcement Who Murder Blacks | 6:30 – 8:30pm

(Angela Y. Davis – by video)

Black Liberation

The Black Liberation Movement Today and its Legal Needs | 9:30 – 11:30am

Ending Genocide I

Reallocating Local, State and Federal Resources from Mass Incarceration to Mass Community Restoration | 11:15-12:45

Gender and Racial Justice

The Challenges and Limitations of the #metoo Movement for Productive Progressive Leaders and Organizations | 11:15 -12:45pm

The Water Crisis in Michigan and Beyond

Representing the People Injured by Water Crisis in Michigan and Beyond | 11:15am – 12:45pm

Luncheon – Cultural Expressions

Jaribu Hill  – Vocal Artist | 1:00 – 2:15pm

The Why and How of Reparations Today

Something here | 2:30pm – 4:00pm

Ending Genocide II

Combating the Corporate and Government Conspiracy to Create Poverty and Homelessness | 2:30pm – 4:00pm

Representing Immigrants

Representing Immigrants of African and Middle Eastern descent whose rights are infringed due to Islamophobia and Xenophobia | 2:30pm – 4pm

***NCBL Annual Meeting***

MEMBERS ONLY | 4:15pm – 5:30 PM


Appreciation of Founders, Past Leaders, Allies and Clients | 7:00pm — Midnight

Report Back

Presenting Recommendations and Resolutions for an NCBL Program of Action and Building Alliances | 10:00am – 12:30pm

Report Back from Annual Meeting and Closing Statement

10:00am – 12:30pm