#CivilRightsSummit Day 2 Highlights

The second day of the Civil Rights Summit played host to the Heroes of the Civil Rights Movement, discussions of sports and race and a keynote address by Former President Bill Clinton. Below are our social media highlights of the second exciting and seminal day of the #CivilRightsSummit.

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  1. Bill Russell, Jim Brown spoke about the sports and race. 
  2. Shirley Franklin, former Mayor of Atlanta and the Barbara Jordan Visiting Professor of Ethics and Political Values, joined Lonnie Bunch, National Museum of African American History and Culture, for an early morning interview from the Ladybird Overlook. 
  3. The first panel of the day was LBJ and MLK: Fulfilling a Promise, Realizing a Dream, with Joe Califano, Taylor Branch and Andrew Young. 
  4. The LBJ School hosted a watch party and town hall meeting where students answered questions posed via twitter. 
  5. Wendy Davis, Candidate for Texas Governor, chats with a #civilrightssummit attendee before the Clinton address. #utlbj #gettingitdone @utaustintx
    Wendy Davis, Candidate for Texas Governor, chats with a #civilrightssummit attendee before the Clinton address. #utlbj #gettingitdone @utaustintx
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