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Continuing Conversation on Race and White Privilege, January 6, 2020

Prison Abolition and the Long Freedom Struggle Princeton University Associate Professor Ruha Benjamin will return to lead us in the final session of our series of Continuing Conversations about race and the criminal justice system. (Dr. Benjamin writes, teaches, and speaks widely about…

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Ruha Benjamin program rescheduled for January 6, 2020.

  Though weather interfered with our program this month, we are fortunate enough to have Ruha Benjamin return for our January Continuing Conversation on Monday, the 6th at 7 pm at the Princeton Public Library. The work of Not in…

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“College Behind Bars” by Lynn Novick

The Bard Prison Initiative provides a rigorous college education for a small number of prisoners in New York State.   Starting on Monday, November 25 at 9 p.m., on PBS (Check local listings.) and continuing over four weeks, this mini-series…

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Ruha Benjamin in Conversation with Eddie Glaude Jr., September 19, 2019

Eddie Glaude Jr., chair of the Department of African American Studies at Princeton University, and Ruha Benjamin, associate professor in the department, engage in conversation at the launch of  Benjamin’s new book, “Race After Technology: Abolitionist Tools for the New…

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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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