The state of race relations today as compared to 1968, which is widely viewed as a year of important developments in civil rights and national culture, Today, many Americans are beyond disappointment that the post-racial America that was hoped for during the Obama presidency has not materialized. Rather, given recent events, we must question whether race relations have actually regressed in recent years. Join Sharon Fairley for this crucial round table discussion.
A bit about Sharon (former Candidate for Attorney General)
Chief Administrator Designate, Independent Police Review Authority (2015-)
First Deputy and General Counsel, Chicago Office of the Inspector General (2014-2015)
United States Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of Illinois (2007-2014)
Assistant United States Attorney, Criminal Appeals, Office of Illinois Attorney General (2006-2007)