Sustaining the Movement for Black Lives in a Small, Southern Town
Jul 21 2020
Sheresa Elliot, who had never worked on social justice issues before, organized nearly 500 people for Black Lives Matter protests in Beaufort, NC – a town of about 4,000. Elliot is now continuing her work by facilitating virtual town hall discussions with community stakeholders and the Beaufort Police Department. Elliot speaks about how continuing to organize in small, southern town looks and feels now.