Wayne Ford organized the first minority Democratic Presidential Forum in 1976 in Des Moines, Iowa. The forum focused on issues that were sensitive to the minority community. That year, Governor Jimmy Carter, Fred Harris, Birch Bayh and Sargent Shriver sent surrogates to the Des Moines Community Hall.

2016 Brown & Black Democratic Presidential Forum

Clinton, O’Malley and Sanders take the stage live from Iowa to discuss where they stand on the issues that matter … Continue reading 2016 Brown & Black Democratic Presidential Forum

2007 Iowa Brown & Black Presidential Forum

The 2007 Iowa Brown And Black Forum at North High School Center in Des Moines, IA. Democratic candidates Joe Biden, … Continue reading 2007 Iowa Brown & Black Presidential Forum

2004 Iowa Brown And Black Presidential Forum

The 2004 Iowa Brown And Black Forum at the Polk County Convention in Des Moines, IA. Democratic candidates Carol Mosley … Continue reading 2004 Iowa Brown And Black Presidential Forum

2000 Brown & Black Presidential Forum

In 2000, the event was broadcast live nationwide by MSNBC and featured candidates, former Vice President Al Gore and Bill … Continue reading 2000 Brown & Black Presidential Forum