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Reading Frederick Douglass: "The Meaning of the Fourth of July to the Negro"

Brattleboro, Burlington, Montpelier, St. Johnsbury • July, dates vary



Join community members in a communal reading of the fiery July 5, 1852 speech in which Frederick Douglass took exception to being asked to commemorate the signing of the Declaration of Independence.

July 3 — Front of Montpelier City Hall, noon. Join in a communal reading of the speech. Presented by Community Change, Inc., Reading to End Racism, the Vermont Anti-Racism Action Team, Vermont Action for Peace, the Unitarian Church of Montpelier, and the Vermont Humanities Council. For more information, Max Matthews, 802.262.1355.

July 8 — Front of Burlington City Hall, 6:00 pm. With the Vermont Peace and Justice Center. Vermont Peace and Justice Center, (802) 862-2345 or program@pjcvt.org.

Learn more about Reading Frederick Douglass and how your community can participate








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