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No more just talking about justice. Let’s take action.

National Black unity is happening in 2016
Black media, hip hop activists, African presidents, Black US politicians, religious & spiritual leaders, business moguls, entertainers, groups and individuals like you will converge on Newark for the interorganizational Black Unity event of the century.


Strategic & tactical collaboration exercises to take back control of our communities and resources worldwide

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Economic Development for Black Empowerment
Hip Hop Work Session
Culture and Education for Black Survival and Development
Religion, Spirituality and Liberation
Pan African Institute and Reparations
Beyond the War on Drugs: Healing Black Families and Repairing Black Communities
Sustaining and Enhancing the Black Family

Agenda resolution topics





Police brutality

Environmental racism




Join us for the State of the Black World Convention!

Register yourself, your family, or your group today. Bring your ideas solutions to present the Black World.


*Partial List of Invited Speakers, Panelists and Resource Persons

PM Dr. Ralph Gonsalves
Hon. P.J. Patterson
Hon. Minister Louis Farrakhan
H.E. J.N.K. Mamabolo
H.E. Tete Antonio
Sir Hilary Beckles
Danny Glover
Opal Tometi
Susan Taylor
Jasiri X
Dr. Leonard Jeffries
Prof. Charles Ogletree
Maurice Mitchell
George Fraser
Rev. Dennis Dillon
Nataki Kambon
Dr. Verene Sheppard
Haki Madhubuti
Sonia Sanchez
Dayvon Love
Dr. Annelle Primm
Rick Adams

Dr. Julianne Malveaux
Dr. Wade Nobles
Atty. Faya Rose Toure
Dr. Marc Lamont Hill
Dr. Maulana Karenga
Melanie Campbell
Makani Themba
Marc Morial
Rev. William Barber
Tef Poe
Dr. Joe Baptiste
Hon. Lionel Baptiste
Mireille Fanon Mendes-France
Don Rojas
Mark Thompson
Nick Taliaferro
Carl Nelson
Rev. Buster Soaries
Damon Jones
Michael Simanga
James Hill
Dr. Zachery Williams

Dr. Divine Pryor
Dr. Adelaide Sanford
Bill Fletcher
George Gresham
Ronald Hampton
Fredrica Bey
Larry Hamm
Toni Oliver
Leonard Dunston
Carlyle Holder
Atty. Nkechi Taifa
Dr. Patrica Newton
Dorothy Johnson-Speight
Deborah Small
Dr. Chika Onyeani
Dr. Iva Carruthers
David Commissiong
Dr. Greg Carr
James Early
Dr. Julius Garvey
Dr. Kevin Mwata Washington
Atty. Warren Ballentine

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Event Location : 50 Park Place, Newark, New Jersey 07102, United States

Start Date : 2016-11-16 9:00 AM
End Date & Time : 2016-11-20 12:00 PM
Booking Start Date : 2016-09-16
Booking End Date : 2016-11-16
Title Price Available
State of the Black World Conference IV  125.00  $ Unlimited Seats
State of the Black World Conference IV + Legacy Awards Celebration  150.00  $ Unlimited Seats