On Friday, June 26, Black Lives Matter Global Network Managing Director, Kailee Scales will be joined by the only full time Black NASCAR race car driver, Bubba Wallace, to discuss race and all things NASCAR in the #WhatMatters web series. Kailee and Bubba will touch on NASCAR banning the confederate flag and its impact on the Black community, being the only Black NASCAR driver, George Floyd’s death, and Bubba’s personal activism, including his #BlackLivesMatter themed race car all while encouraging more Black people to enjoy the sport.
This is Episode 6 of BLM’s #WhatMatters web series, a campaign created to maximize the efforts of the BLM movement in which guests openly discuss racial and social injustices including but not limited to criminal justice reform, police brutality, Black immigration, and economic injustice.
Who: Kailee Scales, Managing Director of the Black Lives Matter Global Network, Bubba Wallace, African American NASCAR race car driver
When: Friday, June 26, 2020
Where: The web series lives on the #BlackLivesMatter page and can be viewed here.
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