Jefferson Educational Society of Erie, Pennsylvania, interviewed acclaimed author, professor, and long-term activist Preston Love, Jr. discussing "Clear Vision," the follow-up book to his groundbreaking "Economic Cataracts: A Chronicle of Efforts to Remove the Obstacles of Urban Community Engagement and Economic, Inclusion."
Jefferson Educational Society Vice President Ben Speggen interviewed Preston Love, Jr. on his unique approach to building Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. They also discussed the nonprofit he founded, the Institute for Urban Development (4urban.org), including a look at 4Urban’s 4 pillars: community engagement, economic and leadership growth, and Black Votes Matter/Get Out the Vote.
The manager for Jesse Jackson's 1984 presidential campaign, Love will also reflect on his recently published Jackson Papers, his children's book Your Bridge to History, and his annual Black History Tour.
This event was livestreamed on Facebook and can be found here: https://youtu.be/