DefendersLIVE! Host Ana Edwards features commentary and interviews on local, national and international current affairs, informed by historical contexts and from a social justice and human rights perspective. A production of the Defenders for Freedom, Justice & Equality and Defenders Communications, the show airs Mondays at noon EST on 97.3 LP FM from Richmond VA, online at www.WRIR.org.
Today's interview features Kim Allen, president Richmond NAACP. Elected in November 2012, Kim assumed her responsibilities in January 2013, immediately embodying her "What's Next?" philosophy for moving the organization and its community initiatives forward. We talked about the Richmond NAACP's recent Education Conference as well as plans for the Saturday, Aug. 24th March on Washington 50th Anniversary and a follow-up March on Richmond for Jobs & Freedom on Saturday, Aug. 31st.
Interested in getting on the Aug. 24 bus to the March on Washington?