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Princeton Parents Launch Black Students’ Advocacy Organization in Public Schools

By Donald Gilpin, Town Topics, January 20, 2021 A group of local parents has initiated the Princeton Parents for Black Children (PPBC), a nonprofit organization to support and advocate for Black students in Princeton Public Schools (PPS). Citing “unique challenges…

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Read, Watch, Listen, Learn about Race, Racism, and Anti-Racism, Week of August 2, 2020

Nice White Parents Reporter Chana Joffe-Walt looks at inequality in education in a new podcast from Serial Productions, brought to you by The New York Times, about the 60-year relationship between white parents in NYC and the public school down…

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Events, July 23 – 30, 2020

July 23 8 am Princeton Board of Education Policy Committee hearing on renaming John Witherspoon Middle School Written comments on the subject of the JWMS name may be submitted to the Board via feedback@princetonk12.org. To join the meeting on Thursday morning,…

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Erica Garner and How America Destroys Black Families

Following news of Erica Garner’s death, Kahana Cauley’s op ed in the New York Times provides numerous examples–from slavery, lynching, imprisonment, and the child protection system–of how the white supremacist system that governs the United States has afflicted and destroyed…

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