Not In Our Town Princeton


Naomi Murakawa and Eddie Glaude in Conversation at Labyrinth Books, March 12

Naomi Murakawa, Associate Professor of African American Studies at Princeton University and Eddie Glaude, Professor of Religion and African American Studies at Princeton, will discuss Murakawa’s book, The First Civil Right “a groundbreaking analysis of the root of the conflicts…

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Ten tips for navigating tough discussions about Ferguson at the dinner table

The following were compiled by four wonderful student activists at Princeton University.  The basic ideas, of course, can be applied to conversations about topics similar to Ferguson. Holding your ground on Thanksgiving Day Ten tips for navigating tough discussions about Ferguson…

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How to Answer a Racist Comment

What to do, what to say, when someone you know makes a racist comment online.

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“When Whites Just Don’t Get It,” Part IV by Nicholas Kristof

Nicholas Kristof published the fourth installment of his series entitled “When Whites Just Don’t Get It.”   He addresses  “personal responsibility,” an issue raised by some of his readers, and reminds them that “centuries of racial subjugation still shape inequity…

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“Dear White People” The Movie

“Winner of the 2014 Sundance Film Festival’s Special Jury Award for Breakthrough Talent, Dear White People is a sly, provocative satire of race relations in the age of Obama. Writer/director Justin Simien follows a group of African American students as…

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