2013 Barbara Jordan National Forum Schedule of Events

“See The Change: Pressing Towards Equality of Outcomes” “We are a people in search of a national community, attempting to fulfill our national purpose, to create and sustain a society in which all of us are equal…. We cannot improve on the system of government, handed down to us by the founders of the Republic, but we can find new ways to implement that system and to realize our destiny.” -Barbara Jordan, 1976, Democratic National Convention, Keynote Address Join us this week as we celebrate the legacy of Barbara Jordan and discuss the second phase of the Civil Rights Movement – Equality of Outcomes.   Monday, February 18 Change Set In Motion: Barbara Jordan Retrospective  Hosted by Policy Organization for Women (POW) Location – SRH 3.122 Time – 12:15-1:45pm Light lunch will be provided We will be joined by panelists DeAnn Friedholm (Barbara Jordan's first TA and good friend, now directing the health care reform campaign at Consumers Union) and Max Sherman (served in the State Senate with Barbara Jordan and taught and served as Dean of the LBJ School while Ms. Jordan was teaching at the LBJ School, also editor of Barbara Jordan: Speaking the Truth with Eloquent Thunder). DeAnn and Max will talk about their experiences with Barbara Jordan and give us personal insight into one of the most influential people the nation has ever seen. Second...

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