Raising Voices Event Series

The Real News Network in partnership with the Bertha foundation and Ida B's Table presents, Raising Voices Event Series a variety of live events designed to educate, empower and activate the community.

Upcoming Events

Freedom Summer Banner

An intimate cross-generational conversation with activists and organizers around mobilizing communities and activism as considered through the lens of the 1964 Mississippi Summer Project and illustrated by excerpts of the award-winning documentary Freedom Summer. Hosted by Eddie Conway and featuring Charlie Cobb and Cristina Duncan Evans.

The Future of Education Part 2

The Future of Education Town Hall Part 2

Eventbrite - The Future of Education Part 2

Join the conversation. Students, parents, educators, advocates, and university scholars will participate in a community conversations on the future of education in Baltimore and across the State of Maryland. Hosted by Khalilah Harris.

HBCU Happy Hour and Panel Discussion Banner

Come join us to celebrate this year’s homecoming with a happy hour at Ida B’s Table followed by a live broadcast and panel discussion about the opportunities and challenges facing Maryland HBCUs as we move into the future economy. Hosted by TRNN’s Dr. Khalilah Harris and featuring expert contributors. Homecoming Happy Hour at Ida B’s…

The Whole Bushel Oct 24th

The Whole Bushel Live! @ Ida B’s Table

As the summer comes to a close The Whole Bushel LIVE @ Ida B’s Table is back, with brass legend Rufus Roundtree and soul singer/songwriter Qui Qui Martin. Hosted by Eze Jackson, The Whole Bushel LIVE fuses a traditional, Baltimore crab feast with live musical performances and artist talks in an intimate, family-style setting. Space…

The Hand That Feeds Banner

The Hand That Feeds Documentary Screening

Eventbrite - The Hand That Feeds Documentary Film Screening

Risking deportation and the loss of their livelihood, restaurant workers team up with innovative young organizers and take the unusual step of forming their own independent union. Featuring a post screening panel with film subjects Nastarin Mohit and Mahoma Lopez.

Past Events

Whole Bushel Live at Ida Bs

The Whole Bushel Live @ Ida B’s Table

Eventbrite - The Future of Education Part 2

  Two of Baltimore’s favorite soul singers, Ama Chandra and Jonathan Gilmore will be our featured artists for the next edition of The Whole Bushel LIVE @ Ida B’s Table. Hosted by Eze Jackson, The Whole Bushel LIVE fuses a traditional Baltimore crab feast with live musical performances and artist talks, in an intimate family-style…

Join us at The Real News Studios as we discuss the future of Maryland public schools, along with  parents, educators, education advocates, and Democratic gubernatorial candidates, including: Alec Ross, Ben Jealous, Senator Rich Madaleno, Krish Vignarajah, and Ralph Jaffe.