The CLA’s Civics Engagement and Outreach Committee (CEO) launched a social media campaign, Did You Know?, in July 2020. The purpose of this campaign is to bring interesting civic education to the public and our members in a fun, easy-to-digest format. The Committee focuses on one civic topic per month, sometimes aligning the topic with current events or important historic dates.
On August 28, 1963, Dr. King's famous "I Have a Dream" speech was pivotal in inspiring federal action, leading to the eventual passage of the Civil Rights Act in 1964 and the Voting Rights Act in 1965. 🗣️✨#DidYouKnow💡 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr led upwards of 200,000 people… pic.twitter.com/GXHl1MZYh6— California Lawyers Association (@CALawyersOrg) August 28, 2023
You can find these monthly Did You Know? posts on the CLA’s Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and LinkedIn pages with #CLACivics. If you have any topic suggestions for the CEO Committee feel free to reach out to us at email@example.com.