Bates Livestream

Our most recent livestream occurred on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, January 19, 2015.


Peniel Joseph, historian and author, delivered the keynote address on “Reimagining Martin Luther King Jr. in the Age of Obama and the Age of Ferguson.” Joseph is an award-winning author whose books include last year’s Stokely: A Life, a biography of Black Power icon Stokely Carmichael. That video is available to view:


Morehouse and Bates student debaters presented the annual Benjamin Elijah Mays Debate, arguing the motion: “This house believes that violent resistance to state oppression is justified.”