On February 6 and February 13, 2013, members of the MBLA read to students at the John Marshall Elementary School in honor of Black History Month. Members brought their favorite books to share with the students.
Adam Foss is an Assistant District Attorney in the Juvenile Division of the Suffolk County District Attorney's Office. He is also on the executive board of the Massachusetts Black Lawyers Association. In his talk, Foss "makes his case for a reformed justice system that replaces wrath with opportunity, changing people's lives for the better instead of ruining them." Watch his TED talk here.