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Milwaukee Brotherhood of Firefighters Presents Dr. Umar Johnson
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Thursday, April 11th, 2013 - Friday, April 12th, 2013
12:00 am

Dr. Umar Johnson, a kinsman of Frederick Douglas and author, will be in Milwaukee on Thursday, April 11 and Friday, April 12.

On Thursday he will present “Still Separate & Unequal: The Mis-Education Machine Exposed” from 6pm-9pm at the Milwaukee Brotherhood of Firefighters Hall, 7717 W. Good Hope Road.

On Friday he’ll present a parents only workshop from 1pm-4pm entitled “Navigating the School System that Seeks to Destroy Black Children” at Reader’s Choice Bookstore, 1950 N. King Drive. ┬áThe workshop is $20 and pre-registration is required. ┬áCall 751-0169 or 324-5796.

Then there will be a meet & greet book signing on Friday from 5:30pm-8pm at Coffee Makes You Black, 2803 N. Teutonia.

 

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