Lewis M. Steel
Lewis M. Steel is senior counsel at Outten & Golden LLP and an Institute for Policy Studies board member. He's the author of The Butler's Child: White Privilege, Race, and a Lawyer's Life in Civil Rights
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Monday, February 22, 2021
Reflections on Battling White Supremacy
Last November, we held our breaths until the votes came in—and afterwards until a winner was declared. And again and again as the loser sought to undo his loss and retain his soiled imagined crown. One more time we had to suck in our breaths as the conspirator-in-chief's army marauded through the...
Thursday, April 05, 2018
Radical New Leaders Are Reviving Martin Luther King's Poor People's Campaign
The critical question long-time veterans of the civil rights movement and new activists alike ask is this: Are the times ripe for a newly energized movement to break the stagnation which has shut down most racial progress for the last 50 years? If so, the follow-up is: What will it take to propel...