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Courageous Conversations: Race at the Crossroads, May 22, 6:30 p.m.

Talking about race can evoke fear, anger, misunderstanding. So it often remains the elephant in the room. This panel discussion asks the question, “What do we lose when we don’t talk about race and how could our lives improve if…

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Racial Slurs Shouted At Orioles Player In Boston

This segment describes slurs directed at the Orioles outfielder Adam Jones.  The “progressive city” is still dealing with its racist history.  The Red Sox was the last major league baseball team to desegregate.

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Walking While Black

A new study by researchers at Portland State University and the University of Arizona found that black pedestrians are twice as likely as white pedestrians to be passed by vehicles while waiting to cross the street at a crosswalk. Here & Now‘s…

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The Battle to Define Native American Tribal Identity

On WNYC, Brooke Jarvis, contributing writer for The New York Times Magazine, discusses her article, “The Disenrolled” (online: “Who Decides Who Counts as Native American?”). Four years ago, the Nooksack in Washington state announced that they were expelling hundreds of members,…

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Nation’s Largest African-American Hair Show Marks 70 Years Of Black Beauty

Amy Kiley tells the story of the the Bronner Bros. International Beauty Show, the history of their company and its place in the history of beauty products offered to African American women.

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