Hosts Lisa Bergmann and Ben McManus welcomed the crowd to the 2022 People's World Amistad Awards honoring its three Amistad Award recipients and celebrating the Unite States Communist Party's 103rd anniversary. Corey Schmidt Photos.
Barbara Vereen accepts her award in person at First & Summerfield United Methodist Church. She wore a mask during the evening but removed it to speak for her speech.
The winners at the ceremony. Art Perlo Photo.