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Rev. William Barber II: Poor People's Campaign

  • University of Albany Campus Center Ballroom (map)

Rev. William Barber II headlines U of Albany’s
Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration
Wednesday, February 13
7 p.m. (Doors at 6 p.m.)
Campus Center Ballroom, University of Albany

Known for his compelling oratory, Barber has been a leading voice in the Fight for $15 to raise the minimum wage, a proponent of economic justice for the poor and the homeless, and an advocate for the LGBTQ community.

“Rev. Barber’s passionate call to finally bring Dr. King’s vision to fruition is a healing and hopeful response to the divisive messages in our national landscape,” said UAlbany President Havidán Rodríguez. “This celebration will be a wonderful opportunity for the UAlbany family to come together and reaffirm our commitment to diversity, inclusion and equity.”
Admission is free. The event is open to the public. Advance registration is required.