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Commemorating 50 Years Of The Voting Rights Act



The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center, the Cincinnati Human Relations Commission and the Cincinnati-Hamilton County Community Action Agency are co-sponsoring the ?Bridges to Cross: Building Bridges? commemorative march across the Roebling Bridge on August 8 to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Voting Rights Act of 1965. Here to discuss the Voting Rights Act are Dr. Ericka King-Betts, executive director for the Cincinnati Human Relations Commission; Gwen Robinson-Benning, president and CEO of the Cincinnati Hamilton County Community Action Agency; and, Dr. Michael Battle, executive vice president  and provost of the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center.