Hawk Newsome, Director of Black Lives Matter of Greater New York, and nationally known Civil Rights Movement advocate will be joining the BART community for a presentation, class visits with 8th - 12th graders, and lunch on Monday, February 3, 2020.
Mr. Newsome attended the prestigious Howard University Law School in Washington, DC and completed his Jurist Doctorate at Touro Law School in Long Island, NY. After this, he ran for City Council for the Bronx district where he grew up. Throughout his life, Mr. Newsome has engaged in protests and activities to combat injustice and has organized drives to send medical supplies to Haiti and the Dominican Republic.
We are thrilled to welcome Mr. Newsome to BART!
https://www.blacklivesmattergreaterny.com/founder Source: Black Lives Matter of Greater New York