Not In Our Town Princeton

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Darnella Frazier’s Statement

A year ago, today I witnessed a murder. The victim’s name was George Floyd. Although this wasn’t the first time, I’ve seen a black man get killed at the hands of the police, this is the first time I witnessed…

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Selections to Read, Watch, Listen, Learn about Race, Racism, and Anti-Racism from February – March, 2021

The Way Out of America’s Zero-Sum Thinking on Race and Wealth (New York Times, February 14, 2021) After reviewing the increasing resentment of the White majority and lack of support for  government programs they perceive as racially inequitable, Heather McGhee…

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We created a tool to make our town more fair and equitable

The Newark Star Ledger published the op ed describing the Racial Equity Impact Assessment toolkit, created by a Civil Rights Commission working group, to help the Princeton municipality address institutional and structural racism. Click here to read the op ed…

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AMA: Racism is a threat to public health

On November 16, 2020, the American Medical Association made the following announcement: “Building on its June pledge to confront systemic racism and police brutality, the AMA has taken action to explicitly recognize racism as a public health threat and detailed…

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Suspension rate among Black students in New Jersey increased last year

POLITICO’s Carly Sitrin wrote that “Black students in New Jersey were suspended from school last year at more than three times the rate of white students, according to a report from the state Department of Education. The state’s annual report…

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