A Conversation with James Robenalt Ballots & Bullets: Black Power Politics and Urban Guerilla Warfare in 1968

April 7, 2019 / 2:30pm

How much do you know about July 23, 1968–a critical night in Cleveland history– and what followed? Did you know that Martin Luther King, Jr. and Malcolm X delivered important, galvanizing speeches from the same pulpit in Cleveland? 

Join the author and learn how these events provide the basis for his 2018 book, Ballots & Bullets: Black Power Politics and Urban Guerilla Warfare in 1968, which examines the revolutionary calls for addressing racism through guerrilla warfare in America’s streets.