Not In Our Town Princeton

Category: Speech

Racial Literacy series: TUESDAY, November 29, 2016, 6:30 P.M.

Racial literacy is among the 21st century skills that all students and citizens need to live and work successfully in our rapidly diversifying society. By popular demand, a sixth session was added to the racial literacy series.  It will be…

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Voting Rights: Ari Berman 10/13

The author of Give Us the Ballot: The Modern Struggle for Voting Rights in America, New Yorker writer Ari Berman, lectures on Thursday October 13, 4:30 p.m.,  in 101 McCormick Hall (the art museum on campus).

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It’s Not About Race!

In a recent talk, John Metta explained, “Why do Black people think that everything is about race?” “Being normal makes everything else ‘abnormal.’ Damn near everything that Black people do is already outside the white norm. . . . Why do…

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Talk to focus on “Declining Status of White Americans and the Rise of the Tea Party”

Thursday, Sept. 15, 4:30 p.m. in Wallace Hall, Room 300. Since its rapid rise in early 2009, scholars have advanced a variety of explanations for popular support for the Tea Party movement. Robb Willer argues that various political, economic, and…

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“Democratic Virtue and #BlackLivesMatter”

The 10th annual Humanities Colloquium will take place from 1:30 to 4:20 p.m. Monday, Sept. 12, in 219 Aaron Burr Hall. Speakers include Eddie Glaude Jr., chair of the Department of African American Studies who will speak on “Democratic Virtue…

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