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Category: Continuing Conversations


Continuing Conversation on Race and White Privilege, August 5, 2019

Please join us on Monday, August 5th for the latest session of our Continuing Conversations on Race & White Privilege with this important chapter in American history and its continuing repercussions. As has become our August “summer social hour” tradition,…

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The Clear Connection Between Slavery And American Capitalism by Dina Gerdeman

As seen by the number of posts today [more to come], last night’s Continuing Conversation about reparations was extremely engaging.  Caroline Clarke did a magnificent job educating the audience about conditions imposed on the African American community far beyond slavery….

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Continuing Conversation on Race and White Privilege: Reparations, July 1, 2019

Reparations. Because America was built on the backs of slaves. The historical exploitation of Black bodies and the structural exclusion of Blacks from benefiting or sharing in the very wealth they created for America were neither accidental nor incidental, but intentional and foundational.  Since the consequences…

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Continuing Conversation, June 3, 2019: Racial Literacy

One year after the first Princeton High School Racial Literacy class was taught, Dr. Joy Barnes-Johnson, Ms. Patty Manhart, and their students will present “Racial Literacy: Tell Me Who You Are” As Dr. B-J wrote, “The goal of racial literacy…

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Continuing Conversation on Race and White Privilege, May 6, 2019

On Monday, May 6th at 7pm in the Princeton Public Library’s Community Room, we will have an opportunity to hear an update on the fight against racially discriminatory housing practices from Rev. Eric Dobson. Rev. Dobson is outreach coordinator for…

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