Freedom Forums: Conflict of Home

Freedom Forums at Federal Hall considers how our realities in our neighborhoods and communities intersect to shape, threaten and enhance our perceptions of home in this read, talk, listen workshop.

President Washington: An Enslaved Woman's Perspective

Join living historian Cheyney McKnight to discuss George Washington's views and actions on slavery, drawn from his correspondence and personal accounts.

Exhibit: A Legacy of Black Achievement

See this exhibit of 21 important contributors to civil and human rights at the African Burial Ground.

After Attica: Criminal Justice and Mass Incarceration

Discuss at Federal Hall, the history of radical racial disparities and often brutal conditions in our nation’s prisons, and the investigative work behind the writing to expose these issues.