Tuesday, March 28, 2006

Joyce Johnson's Public Hearing Statement Transcript

Click here to read the transcript of Joyce Johnson's statement at the Commission's third public hearing.

Joyce Johnson is the director of the Jubilee Institute of Greensboro's Beloved Community Center and wife of the Rev. Nelson Johnson since 1969. A mother, grandmother and activist, she has worked for black liberation in the United States and Africa, quality public education, economic justice and women's rights. She retired in 2000 after 27 years of service to NCA&T State University, where she was director of the Transportation Institute. A native of Richmond, VA, she graduated from Duke University in 1968.

Thanks to volunteers Melody Thomas and Sue Keith for transcribing this statement.

posted by Jill Williams, exec. dir.


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