Event on The Power of Black Media and Journalists During the Trump Administration

On Monday, August 14, 2017, the Center for American Progress and Progress 2050 will host an exclusive conversation on the power of the black media and journalists during the Trump administration

Event on The Power of Black Media and Journalists During the Trump Administration

Martha’s Vineyard, MA — On Monday, August 14, 2017, the Center for American Progress and Progress 2050 will host an exclusive conversation on the power of the black media and journalists during the Trump administration, featuring a panel of distinguished guests that include Jamelle Bouie, chief political correspondent at Slate Magazine; Joe Madison, host of the Joe Madison Show on SiriusXM Urban View; Denise Rolark Barnes, publisher of the Washington Informer; and Yamiche Alcindor, national politics and social justice reporter for The New York Times. The panel will be moderated by Jason Johnson, professor, politics editor at The Root, and an MSNBC contributor.

As part of an ongoing CAP series that focuses on race, the conversation will center around highlighting the importance of black media and uplifting the voices of black journalists during the Trump administration.

Press is welcome at this event only by RSVP directly to Tanya Arditi at tarditi@americanprogress.orgPlease note: Space is extremely limited.

WHO

Welcoming remarks:
Neera Tanden, president and CEO of the Center for American Progress

Distinguished panelists:
Jamelle Bouie, chief political correspondent, Slate Magazine
Joe Madison, host of the Joe Madison Show, SiriusXM Urban View
Denise Rolark Barnes, publisher, Washington Informer
Yamiche Alcindor, national politics and social justice reporter, The New York Times

Moderated by:
Jason Johnson, professor, politics editor at The Root, MSNBC contributor

WHEN

Monday, August 14, 2017
4:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. ET

WHERE

Lola’s Southern Seafood
15 Island Inn Road
Oak Bluffs, MA 02557

Host Committee
Dawn Porter • Michele Norris • Skip Gates • Linda Whitlock • Dawn Davis • Rhonda Medina