Spencer Overton's blog

18
Jan

Selma and Her Sister Cities 51 Years Later

On March 4, 2016, the Joint Center will travel to Selma, Alabama and meet with Selma Mayor George Evans and dozens of mayors from neighboring rural cities and towns to work on expanding economic opportunity and the quality

Friday and Saturday I was in Atlanta at the Annual Meeting of the National Conference of Black Political Scientists (NCOBPS).

14
Mar

Voter Suppression is Wrong

Today, J. Christian Adams @ElectionLawCtr tweeted the following:  “‘If there was justice in the world they’d be suppressing white people’ says @jointcenter staffer.  What says @donnabrazile @SpencerOverton?”  He elaborated on the tweet in a blog post.

09
Mar

Joint Center Report from Selma 2015

We had a memorable experience in Selma this past weekend.  

07
Mar

Joint Center in Selma for 50th

Joint Center Selma Event -- 2:30-4 pm Saturday (today):  If you're in Selma, come to our Joint Center event at the Selma Public Library (corner of Selma Ave. and Broad, about 3 blocks north of the bridge).

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