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February 25, 2020, “In My Skin: Supporting Positive Racial Identity Development in Black Children.”

On February 25, 2020 at 8:30 pm ET, join a free, hour-long, online conversation with the EmbraceRace community and with Aisha White, Director of The Positive Racial Identity Development in Early Childhood program at the University of Pittsburgh. (P.R.I.D.E. works…

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Lack of Support for Team Native Mascots by Native Americans

Berkeley News  reported that “[c]ontrary to polls showing that relatively few Native Americans take offense at the Washington Redskins’ name, a new UC Berkeley study has found that at least half of more than 1,000 Native Americans surveyed are offended…

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The Lies that Bind: Rethinking Identity, November 14, 2018

On Wednesday, November 14 at 6PM at Labyrinth Books (122 Nassau Street Princeton), Kwame Anthony Appiah, professor Emeritus at Princeton University and professor of philosophy and law at New York University, will discuss his book The Lies that Bind: Rethinking…

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How James Brown Made Black Pride a Hit

Randall Kennedy uses the fifty year anniversary of the James Brown song “Say It Loud, I’m Black and Proud” to remember the reclamation of blackness in the 1960s and the persistence of colorism.  Read the complete essay by clicking here.

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“The Power of Youth Movements: From Birmingham to Parkland;” The Other Box Project

Wednesday, April 25th from 6:45-8:00 pm, The Lawrenceville School will host the next installation of The Other Box Project on the topic “The Power of Youth Movements: From Birmingham to Parkland.” The program will consider the role of students’ identity in…

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