Confirmed SpeakerS

Rev. William Barber II is President & senior lecturer of Repairers of the Breach, architect of the Moral Monday Movement in North Carolina, co-chair of the Poor People's Campaign: A National Call For Moral Revival, and pastor of Greenleaf Christian Church.


Valarie Kaur is a civil rights activist, award-winning filmmaker, lawyer, faith leader, and founder of the Revolutionary Love Project. Her social justice campaigns have helped win policy change on hate crimes, racial profiling, immigration detention, solitary confinement, marriage equality, and Internet freedom.


Rev. Jacqueline J. Lewis, Ph.D. is the Senior Minister of Middle Collegiate Church. She is a nationally acclaimed activist, author, public theologian, and organizer of an anti-racist multicultural movement of love and justice. She has been featured in The Washington Post, Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, and on The Today Show, CBS, and MSNBC. @RevJacquiLewis


Brian D. McLaren is an author, speaker, activist, and networker among innovative Christian leaders and the progressive Christian movement. His dozen-plus books include The Great Spiritual Migration, A New Kind of Christianity, and We Make the Road by Walking.


Ruby Sales is a nationally- recognized human-rights activist, public theologian, Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee (SNCC) alumna, and social critic. She is founder and director of The Spirithouse Project. @RubyNSales


Linda Sarsour is an award- winning racial justice and civil rights activist. She serves on the Board of Women’s March Inc., was a National Co-Chair of the 2017 Women's March on Washington, and co-founded the first Muslim online organizing platform MPower Change. @lsarsour