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Reclaiming the bodies of children who died at Carlisle Indian School

Philadelphia Inquirer reporter Jeff Gammage tells Annette John-Hall, co-host of The Why, the history of the Carlisle Indian School, the efforts of tribes to have the remains of children who died at the school returned to them, and the on-going…

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Lies My Bookshelf Told Me: Slavery in Children’s Literature

Jenifer Frank’s article in Teaching Tolerance discusses the work of Ebony Elizabeth Thomas, an associate professor in University of Pennsylvania’s Graduate School of Education, who has examined and compiled a database of 170 children’s books about slavery. “Many children’s books…

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Life, Death, Life Again: Children Sentenced to Die in Prison, April 10, 2019

Life, Death, Life Again: Children Sentenced to Die in Prison; a documentary play by Elizabeth Weill-Greenberg will be presented on Wednesday, April 10, 6:00 – 9:00 PM at the Rutgers Law School, 123 Washington Street, Baker Court Room, Newark, NJ…

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Teaching First-Graders About Microaggressions by Bret Turner

A teacher shares an approach to helping first-graders understand microaggressions.  “A critical difference between microaggressions and other instances of hurt feelings is the impact—a steady, slow-burning, detrimental accumulation of biases played out with words and actions. . . . Supporting…

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Ryan Haygood ““Movement for the 94%,” March 25, 2019

Ryan Haygood, the president and CEO of the New Jersey Institute for Social Justice, will discuss the “Movement for the 94%” at the next meeting of Indivisible Princeton on Monday, March 25 at 7:30 p.m. at UUCP Princeton, 50 Cherry…

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