Louisville Metro Council Person Jecorey Arthur was pulled over for a traffic stop back in 2021, his first year serving on Metro Council. It was within an hour or two after he voted against an LMPD contract. Mr. Arthur, a Black man with long, beaded braids in his beard, is the youngest council person ever […]
A revival of the Coalition for the People’s Agenda is coming … Coalition Building Efforts Thus Far…
A revival of the People’s Agenda is held.
Jan 1. – City County Merger https://www.questia.com/magazine/1G1-67832429/louisville-jefferson-county-vote-to-merge-governments
August 24 – Coalition for the People’s Agenda is Formed The Coalition for The People’s Agenda is a group of several dozen grassroots and progressive organizations and individuals. We came together because we recognized that by working together we can have a positive impact with the new merged government. We sought suggestions from as many diverse groups […]
April 1 – The Louisville Public Schools and the Jefferson County Public Schools merged into the present Jefferson County Public School (JCPS) District.
The Kentucky Alliance Against Racist and Political Repression was co-founded by Anne Braden, Angela Davis, Bob Cunningham and Suzy Post.
October 13, 1970: Angela Davis Was Arrested, Setting off the “Free Angela Davis” Campaign
April 16 – MLK’s Letter from a Birmingham Jail https://swap.stanford.edu/20141218230016/http://mlk-kpp01.stanford.edu/kingweb/popular_requests/frequentdocs/birmingham.pdf