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Jonathan James Perry Announced as Keynote Speaker for Human Rights Breakfast

Theme for 2021 Human Rights Awards Breakfast Honors Wampanoag Nation

(Barnstable, MA – December 3, 2021)The Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission (HRAC) will be holding its Annual Human Rights Awards Breakfast virtually on Friday, December 10, 2021, from 8:30 am to 10:30 am.The public is invited to attend, and registration is now open at 

The Keynote Speaker for the event is Jonathan James Perry.Jonathan is a traditional singer, dancer, speaker, and carver, who has dedicated his work to enforcing and upholding the sovereignty of his tribal nation as well as maintaining cultural continuance among his tribal citizens. He is currently a Councilman for the Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head (Aquinnah).

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