Not In Our Town Princeton

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Indigenous Peoples’ Day, October 12, 2020

On Sept. 9, the Princeton Town Council passed Resolution 19-278, declaring that the second Monday in October would be henceforth known as Indigenous Peoples’ Day in the Princeton municipality. Here are two ways of observing this special date: Sign up…

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Race, Racism and Anti-Racism: Redefining the Social Contract, June 30, 2020

  On Tuesday, June 30, 2020 from/ 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm,  the Temple University Department of Africology and African American Studies will host “Race, Racism, and Antiracism: Re-defining the Social Contract,” a virtual seminar. Invited speakers include Ibram Kendi,…

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Matt Desmond & New Eviction Tracking Tool, TODAY, June 22, 2020

While race is not specifically referenced in the description of this program, it’s inevitably a piece of the fallout from COVID-19, housing and homelessness.  Matt Desmond is a Princeton University professor and expert on evictions. Register to participate in today’s…

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New Jersey Education Association Reinforces its Commitment to Implementing the Amistad Curriculum

At this past week’s New Jersey Education Association Convention, Gov. Phil Murphy joined NJEA President Marie Blistan and others “to highlight work being done to integrate New Jersey’s Amistad Curriculum more deeply into our public schools.”  Also “announced [was] the…

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“Breaking the Chains,” Faith, Justice & Incarceration conference, November 17, 2019

The Lawrenceville Presbyterian Church (2688 Main Street (Route 206), Lawrenceville, NJ) is hosting a mini-conference on faith and justice on Sunday, November 17.  Speakers and workshop leaders include activist Shane Claiborne and Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman.  For a full list…

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