Roland Martin, host and managing editor of TV One’s NewsOne Now, is set to host a national town hall focused on the Black Lives Matter movement Thursday at 9:00 a.m. ET in Washington D.C.

The town hall, which takes place during the 45th Annual Congressional Black Caucus Foundation’s Annual Legislative Conference, will highlight the grassroots movement that has organized and demanded change in the face of police brutality and other state violences that plague minority communities.

Rep. Elijah E. CummingsRep. Sheila Jackson Lee, and Rep. G. K. Butterfield are expected to take part in the discussion.

Watch the livestream above. For more information about the conference, click here.

ABOUT ALC:

ALC 2015 is the leading policy conference on issues impacting African-Americans and the global Black community. From September 16 –September 20, 2015, more than 9,000 thought leaders, legislators, and concerned citizens converge in Washington, D.C. to explore public policy issues from an African-American perspective.

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