Provost, Human Rights, Georgia discussed on Indivisible


Overall push for legal and social equality freedom you has won paid employee emiko solstice basically at the provost and the janitor of freedom you sosas has a phd in human rights and social movements and a history of being what she calls a troublemaker she was arrested for standing up for the rights of cafeteria workers when she was a grad student at emory university freedom you was founded in 2011 in response to georgia's policies that put up roadblocks for kids like arturo soul to speak him executive director in 2014 the spanish now been in place for seven years um and we have an entire generation of young people in georgia who since they were in middle school now grade school soon thought college was not a possibility and they gave up last year there were just four hundred twenty eight undocumented students enrolled in the university system of georgia that's one seventh of 1 percent celta's tries to convince her students not to lose hope and to explore opportunities and other states to drive the van of the east coast so they can meet freedom you alumni now going to ivy league schools the tour campuses around the country that welcome students like them and they even asked them to give talks sometimes back home in georgia salt introduced them to an earlier generation of atlanta's student leaders who faced obstacles and fought back people like charles black who is a board member freedom you those loan coverage emerged every good i could have jim because murray's but grew up in florida in 1958 he came to atlanta to attend morehouse a historically black college was an early leader of the atlanta student movement which challenged segregation boobs illegal for brexit words suitability are opposed to portugal some you couldn't use the same texaco's the hospital that separate ambulances the black some words i mean all these limbs were the law you know uh jeff like this is the long now the rewriting a gas for arturo martinez charles black and the civil rights leaders of his generation arnn inspiration black teaches them what it took to dismantle segregation from lunch counter to dime store to city hall he was first arrested mateen's 60 while trying to desegregate the whitesonly waiting room at the train station where he first arrived in town mortgage ridley.

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