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Bert Johnson Unchained: Where Politics and Real Life Intersect

Bert Johnson Unchained

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Detroit, MI, November 23, 2015 – Senator Bert Johnson energized and uplifted a standing room only crowd at the first “Unchained” event. He shared his story about going from being convicted of a crime and doing time, to being convicted to contribute to his community. In this second installment of the series of talks he will share more of his story as well as solutions and a plan for social and economic development and community empowerment. This candid conversation with Senator Johnson will take place on Wednesday, December 2, 2015 at The University of Michigan Detroit Center, 3663 Woodward, Detroit, MI 48201, from 6:00pm to 8:00pm.

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“People have forgotten that there’s no position in the country like citizen activism. I don’t have the power, you do.” – Senator Bert Johnson

Additional topics that Senator Johnson will address include: citizen activism, community collaboration, fatherhood and mentoring. The program will conclude with a question and answer session.

“I can stand in the alley or the board room.The conversation doesn’t change. The truth is the truth.” – Senator Bert Johnson

Bert Johnson is a progressive State Senator from Michigan’s 2nd District which includes Detroit, Highland Park, Hamtramck, Harper Woods and the five Grosse Pointe communities.

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If you would like more information about this topic, please contact Eric Pate at (517) 373-7748 or email at epate@senate.michigan.gov.

You can also click on this link to learn more on Eventbrite 

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