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Indigenous Peoples’ Day, October 12, 2020

On Sept. 9, the Princeton Town Council passed Resolution 19-278, declaring that the second Monday in October would be henceforth known as Indigenous Peoples’ Day in the Princeton municipality. Here are two ways of observing this special date: Sign up…

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Debby Irving Interview

In the spring of 2016, Not in Our Town Princeton in partnership with the Hun School and the Princeton Public Library, invited racial justice educator and author of Waking up White, Debby Irving, to speak.  NIOT member Simona Brickers planned…

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How Are You Celebrating Black History Month?

February brings a multitude of programs and activities to educate and raise awareness about Black history.  Shay Stewart-Bouley and Debby Irving offer “6 Tips for White People Who Want to Celebrate Black History.” Below is a list of a few…

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Unpacking Whiteness, Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Take this opportunity to meet and discuss the book Waking Up White by Debby Irving and do some of the exercises from the book.  As organizer John Steele says, “Understanding and unpacking one’s own privilege is difficult, and almost impossible…

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Waking up White Discussions

  Join leaders Pat Deeney and Jim Weber of Westminster Presbyterian Church, together with Pastors Paul Rhebergen (Ewing), Karen Hernandez-Granzen (Westminster) & Molly Dykstra (Covenant) as we read together Debby Irving’s “Waking Up White: And Finding Myself in the Story…

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