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LURIE D. FAVORS

Lurie Daniel Favors is an activist and attorney with a long-standing commitment to racial and social justice. She currently serves as the general counsel for the Center of Law and Social Justice at Medgar Evers College in New York City. Before graduating from New York University School of Law as a Root-Tilden-Kern public interest scholar, ...

ANDREW McCASKILL

Andrew McCaskill is a Marketing Executive and Crisis Manager. McCaskill served as the Senior Vice President of Corporate Communications at Nielsen Holdings plc since July 18, 2014. McCaskill served as Senior Vice President in the Corporate Practice at Weber Shandwick NYC before joining Nielsen Holdings plc. While at Weber Shandwick, he worked as Global Strategy ...

KENNETH C. DAVIS

Kenneth C. Davis is a historian and the New York Times bestselling author of A Nation Rising; America’s Hidden History; and Don’t Know Much About® History, which spent thirty-five consecutive weeks on the New York Times bestseller list, sold more than 1.6 million copies, and gave rise to his phenomenal Don’t Know Much About® series ...

DOMETI PONGO

Dometi Pongo is the host of the MTV's True Life Crime and MTV News’ “Need to Know,” a Twitter and Instagram TV show providing context to the day’s pop culture news. Dometi previously served as reporter and fill-in host for Chicago’s WGN Radio and voiceover talent for WGN-TV. The award-winning journalist also works as a ...

ARI BERMAN

Ari Berman is a former senior contributing writer for The Nation magazine and a Fellow at The Nation Institute. His book, "Give Us the Ballot: The Modern Struggle for Voting Rights in America," was published in August 2015 by Farrar, Straus and Giroux. He has written extensively about American politics, civil rights, and the intersection ...