• Event Start: 18th June 2019, 5:00pm
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Unfortunately Opal Tometi has had to cancel this event

Founder of Black Lives Matter

Tometi is a Nigerian-American human rights activist, writer and co-founder of the Black Lives Matter movement.  Responsible for the movement’s social media during its early stages, she has continued to fight for African-American rights.  She has been recognised as a top civil rights leader by the Los Angeles Times and The Guardian, and was named in Fortune magazine’s list of the world’s greatest leaders.  She is currently the Executive Director of the Black Alliance for Just Immigration