Coming Together: Standing Up to Racism - A CNN/Sesame Street Town Hall for Kids and Families
- Saturday, June 6, at 10 a.m. EDT
The 60-minute special from CNN and Sesame Street will talk to kids about racism, the recent nationwide protests, embracing diversity and being more empathetic and understanding. Big Bird will join CNN commentator Van Jones and CNN anchor and national correspondent Erica Hill to moderate the event. They will be joined by Sesame Street characters -- including Elmo, Abby Cadabby and Rosita -- and other experts answering questions submitted by families. The town hall will air on CNN, CNN International and CNN en Español. It will stream live on CNN.com's homepage and across mobile devices via CNN's apps, without requiring a cable log-in.
The Mass Poor People’s Assembly and Moral March on Washington: A Digital Justice Gathering
The Mass Poor People’s Assembly and Moral March on Washington will be the largest digital gathering of poor, dispossessed and impacted people, faith leaders, and people of conscience. A global pandemic is exposing even more the already existing crisis of systemic racism, poverty, ecological devastation, the war economy and militarism, and the distorted moral narrative of religious nationalism. On June 20, the 140 million poor and low-income people across this nation will be heard! Learn more and register your intention to participate!