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Category: Video


A Giant Is Laid to Rest: John R. Lewis

On the day of his funeral, July 30, 2020, the New York Times published John Lewis’ final essay.  Click here to read it or hear it read.  Let us heed his word to stand up for the highest calling of…

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Read, Watch, Learn about Racism and Anti-Racism, Week of June 21, 2020

How to Be an Anti-Racist.  Ibram X. Kendi interviewed by Dr. Charlene M. Dukes, president of Prince George’s Community College.  The archival video is available until August 19, 2020.  Click here to listen.  Program starts at the 5 minute mark….

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Community Discussion Regarding Name of John Witherspoon Middle School

More than 100 people attended the July 23rd morning meeting of the Princeton Board of Education Policy Committee about a possible name change for John Witherspoon Middle School, with students, teachers, and community members voicing their opinions and concerns.  Shirley…

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“Les Blancs” by Lorraine Hansberry, streaming for free until 7 pm July 9

The National Theatre (UK) is streaming Les Blancs, the final play by Lorraine Hansberry, directed by Yaël Farber: “a brave, illuminating and powerful work that confronts the hope and tragedy of revolution.”  This performance should be of special interest to those of…

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‘What To The Slave Is The Fourth Of July?’: Descendants Read Frederick Douglass’ Speech

  “The U.S. celebrates this Independence Day amid nationwide protests and calls for systemic reforms. In this short film, five young descendants of Frederick Douglass read and respond to excerpts of his famous speech, “What to the Slave is the…

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