The Summit on Race in America, hosted by the LBJ Foundation

Glenn Singleton’s Keynote Address at the Summit on Race in America

The Summit on Race in America, hosted by the Lyndon Baines Johnson Foundation, took place in April to promote a deeper understanding of the challenges our country faces. The goal of the summit was not only to strengthen our country’s resolve for meaningful change but to foster greater unity among all Americans.

PEG Founder and President Glenn Singleton gave a thought-provoking overture on race with the suggestion that color blindness is an illusion, and he gave his personal take on what it means to be a person of color in America. Watch his keynote address.

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