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Category: Video

“13th” Screening and Discussion with Ruha Benjamin, Thursday, Jan. 5, 6 p.m.

Princeton Public Library presents Ruha Benjamin, assistant professor of African-American studies at Princeton University, who will lead a post-screening discussion of Ava DuVernay’s documentary “13th.”  Film and discussion will take place on Thursday,January 5, 2017, 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm….

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Khalil Gibran Muhammed “The Condemnation of Blackness”

In June, 2016, Not in Our Town, along with the Princeton Human Services Commission and the Princeton Public Library, co-sponsored a talk by Dr. Khalil Gibran Muhammed, Professor of History, Race, and Public Policy at Harvard’s Kennedy School, then still…

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From Slave to Criminal with One Amendment

You are invited to a free screening of 13th, the film by Ava DuVernay, on THURSDAY, JANUARY 5, 2017, followed by a discussion with Ruha Benjamin, assistant professor of African American Studies at Princeton University. The event will be held…

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Is Black Lives Matter the next civil rights movement? (video)

(From the National Constitution Center blog) Randall Kennedy, professor of law at Harvard University, Dr. Julianne Malveaux, president emerita of Bennett College, and Errin Haines Whack, urban affairs reporter for the Associated Press, explore the history of Black Lives Matter…

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Loving, a Film

In theaters now, this film, which had a celebrated premiere at Cannes, is the true story of interracial couple Richard and Mildred Loving who fought for their right to marry in 1950s Virginia. Their long legal case went all the…

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