Minorities and the GOP: Why They Need Each Other led by T.W. Shannon

The African American Journey…Policy Matters

The African American family has been decimated in America since LBJ’s war on poverty—and not for the better. In the 1950’s out of wedlock birth rates for blacks was 30% and today its 70%. What effect has public policy contributed to
this phenomenon.


Study Groups are weekly off-the-record discussions on various topics of political, policy, and public interest.  All are welcome; no prior knowledge or experience is necessary to attend or participate.  Sessions take place at the IOP.  Groups begin the week of 2/13/17 and end the week of 4/10/17.  It is not necessary to attend all groups to participate in the program.

Location: Institute of Politics - Littauer 166

Contact information: Deisy_Carrera@hks.harvard.edu

Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm