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In this session...

Join Don Lemon and Kargo’s Founder & CEO Harry Kargman in an inspiring conversation — diving into Don’s personal journey and the broader responsibility we have as an industry in supporting free press, independent media and an enlightened America.

*In-person attendees will receive a complimentary copy of Don’s book “This is the Fire: What I Say to My Friends About Racism.”

As a Black man and a CNN news anchor, Don Lemon has had a unique vantage on the events of 2020 and how America is—and isn’t—confronting racism. In his new book, "This is the Fire: What I Say to My Friends About Racism", he draws on his experiences in the field and as a citizen. Don talks about racism in America and how to battle it on the streets and in the Tweets, recognizing that digital media is an important frontier in social revolutions. View Less

What You'll Learn from This Session...

  1. The inspiration behind his book and lessons learned.
  2. How is America confronting racism at-large and the role the media and social networks play in creating the current moment.
  3. What could the larger marketing community be doing better both in supporting independent media and an enlightened America.

Presented with


Don Lemon Anchor CNN
Harry Kargman Founder & CEO Kargo

Event Details

Event Type Session