March Because YOU Matter - October 22, 2015

On October 22, the first March Because YOU Matter was hosted at Sewanee! Organizations like the African American Alliance, Hispanic Organization for Latino Awareness, the Wick, Spectrum, ACASA, AASEANS, and many others joined together to declare that our lives matter. Sewanee community members marched together from Otey Parish to All Saints Chapel. Community members Seminarian Arthur Jones, Police Chief Marie Eldridge, and many more spoke on why all lives matter! Below you can find the full text of speeches by Police Chief Marie Eldridge and Seminarian Arthur Jones.

Police Chief Marie Eldridge's Speech

Seminarian Arthur Jones' Speech