Forum Discussion: Voter Disfranchisement

Monday, November 19, 2018
6:00pm to 7:30pm

Join the Columbia School of Journalism for a discussion with the Inaugural Lipman Fellows on the criminalization of black girls and voter disfranchisement, moderated by Jelani Cobb.

Jelani is joined by Monica Rhor and Kira Lerner. Monica Rhor is a national writer at USA Today. She is a former narrative writer at the Houston Chronicle and reporter for The Associated Press. Her project is "School to Prison: The Criminalization of Black Girls." Kira Lerner is an investigative team political reporter at ThinkProgress. She is writing about the felon disfranchisement law.