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“Pushout: the Criminalization of Black Girls in School,” Screening and Panel Discussion, November 20, 2019

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Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor & Imani Perrry “Race for Profit: How Banks and the Real Estate Industry Undermined Black Homeownership,” October 23, 2019

  Labyrinth Books Princeton, 122 Nassau Street, presents a discussion with two eminent African American Studies scholars about exploitative real estate practices continued well after housing discrimination was banned on Wednesday October 23, 2019 at 6pm.  For additional information, click…

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More states are trying to protect black employees who want to wear natural hairstyles at work

Jena McGregor‘s Washington Post article describes incidents of discrimination against African Americans, particularly women, who wear natural hairstyles.  Legislation explicitly banning race-based hair discrimination was signed into law in July, 2019 in California and New York.  New Jersey, Tennessee, Michigan,…

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Documentary “Owned: A Tale of Two Americas,” September 25, 2019

Princeton Housing Initiatives and the Princeton Garden Theater are co-hosting a special screening of the documentary, Owned: A Tale of Two Americas on Wednesday, September 25 at 7:30. “Director Giorgio Angelini’s visually rich, energetic film untangles the complex history of…

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‘Black Communities Are Already Living in a Tech Dystopia’

Janine Jackson of the program CounterSpin interviews Ruha Benjamin on racism and technology on the publication of her new book Race After Technology: Abolitionist Tools for the New Jim Code. The transcript and MP3 file can be reached by clicking…

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