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Reggie Jackson: What I learned from a lynching survivor about anger

In this talk, Reggie Jackson shares what he has learned about dealing with anger in a positive way from his mentor, Dr. James Cameron, the only known lynching survivor and founder of America’s Black Holocaust Museum.

TEDx UW-Milwaukee Bio:

Reggie Jackson | What I Learned from a Lynching Survivor about Anger

  • Head Griot, America’s Black Holocaust Museum
  • Education Liaison, ResCare
  • Adjunct Professor, Concordia University-Wisconsin
  • Special Education Teacher, Milwaukee Public Schools
  • 2017 Winner, Frank P. Zeidler Public Service Award, City of Milwaukee
  • 2016 Courageous Love Award, First Unitarian Society of Milwaukee
  • 2015 Winner, Eliminating Racism Award, Southeast Wisconsin’s YWCA

Recorded at TEDxUWMilwaukee
This TEDx event used the TED conference format but was independently organized by UW-Milwaukee.

Nick Hansen

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