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Motown Meets Trenton, August 24 and 25, 2018

An evening of Motown music sung by Trenton’s youth! Presented by Youth Turn Musical Performing Arts Company and Passage Theatre Company. Participants spent seven weeks immersed in the sounds and history of Motown’s legendary artists. August 24 at 7:30 PM…

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Juneteenth: A Day of Remembrance, June 23, 2018

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Walking Histories at Reunions

They tell the story, walking, like a play. Three more versions of “Walking Histories: Race and Protest at Princeton and in Trenton” will be staged at Princeton U niversity Reunions on Friday and Saturday, June 1 and 2. Details here. 

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The Ugly Truth of Being a Black Professor in America

Dear Nigger Professor.” That was the beginning of a message that was sent to me. There is nothing to be cherished here, despite the salutation. Years ago, Malcolm X asked, “What does a white man call a black man with…

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Princeton to Name Two Campus Spaces in Honor of Slaves

At Princeton, the commemorations of Stockton and Johnson were recommended by a university committee on naming, which was created in the wake of intense national debate in 2015 over the legacy of Woodrow Wilson, a former Princeton president who, as…

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