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RED BANK: ‘RACING FOR FREEDOM’

June 19, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm


The T. Thomas Fortune Cultural Center screens ‘Racing for Freedom,’ a short documentary that takes you into the horse racing industry and its economic impact on African-Americans, before the Civil War and after.

Followed by a discussion with former jockey Ronald Tanner; former handler Rodney Noel; and clocker Gatha Artis.

This Juneteenth event is sponsored in part by the Monmouth County Historical Commission as part of its Freedom Story Series.

Venue

T. Thomas Fortune Cultural Center
94 Drs. James Parker Boulevard
Red Bank, NJ 07701
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