Friday, August 21, 2020, 7pm ET

Join Generation Progress Action and former Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, Julián Castro, on August 21 at 7PM ET on Instagram (@brucefranksjr or @juliancastrotx) for a frank, live conversation about equity and representation in politics, youth activism, and voting. 

This Instagram Live is part of the broader Generation Progress Action “Conversations with Community Leaders” series featuring conversations with activists and political leaders about how young people of color are engaging in activism and politics. The series is led by GP Action’s #Fight4AFuture senior consultant Bruce Franks Jr., who is a prominent activist, battle rapper, and former Missouri state legislator. 

In the first installment of the series, Bruce spoke with Tiffany Dena Loftin, the director of the NAACP Youth & College Division. Future Instagram Lives in the series will feature political commentator and former South Carolina state representative and CNN contributor, Bakari Sellers, and Young Democrats of America president, Joshua Harris-Till. 

WHO: Secretary Julián Castro and Bruce Franks Jr. 

WHEN: Friday, August 21, 2020 at 7PM ET

WHERE: Instagram accounts for @brucefranksjr and @juliancastrotx

Tune into the Live video by visiting @brucefranksjr and @juliancastrotx on Instagram at 7pm ET on Friday. For more information or to speak with an expert, contact eleach.af@americanprogressaction.org

 

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