“In the wake of violence, insurrection and white supremacist terror, we are coming together to make our commitment to building a multi-racial America where we are all safe and free,” activist Valarie Kaur said, who is leading the event with partners Amplifier, the Revolutionary Love Project, Dream Corps and Sounds True.
Virtual conversations, vigils and performances will feature activists and celebrities, including America Ferrera, Debra Messing, Florence Pugh and Rosario Dawson. Modeled after the presidential oath in the Constitution, the People’s Inauguration oath encourages participants to understand their roles in healing and defending the nation.
“This work belongs to us, the people,” Kaur said. “Only we can bring our communities together, tend our wounds and begin the labor of reckoning,