Opal Tometi

  • Event Start: 13th June 2020, 5:00pm
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Founder of Black Lives Matter

Tometi is the co-founder of the Black Lives Matter movement, which has since 2013 drawn attention to racial inequality in the US.  She has been featured on various lists of the world’s greatest leaders for her activism, and her work has been widely published.  In 2013, she was named one of TIME’s Women of The Year


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Throughout its history, the Union has strived to bring some of the world’s most celebrated figures to speak before its audience, providing its members with the opportunity to engage with those who shape our world.  This term will be no different with our full programme of podcasts.  We encourage you to not only listen to these inspiring voices, but also to challenge them.  The online form for submitting questions is accessible to members on our Facebook page in the week preceding each event