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Shirley Satterfield, longtime Princeton resident, reflects on history of Princeton’s African American community

Historian of the Princeton African American community and Not in Our Town board member, Shirley Satterfield shared her memories of growing up the Witherspoon-Jackson neighborhood with undergraduates and graduate students at Princeton University’s Whitman College on Tuesday, December 5.  Read…

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Continuing Conversations on Race and White Privilege, December 4, 2017: Is Truth & Reconciliation Possible?

A Conversation with Residents Who Lived Through Apartheid in Princeton “We can’t change what we don’t face.” – James Baldwin “Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.” – George Santayana “This process aims to reconcile and reestablish…

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“I Am Not Your Negro: James Baldwin and Race in America”: Film and Discussion with Ruha Benjamin, November 14, 2017

As part of the Princeton & Slavery Project, on Tuesday, November 14, 6:30-9:00 pm, Ruha Benjamin, Associate Professor of African-American studies at Princeton University, leads a post-screening discussion of the Academy Award-nominated documentary based on an unfinished manuscript by writer…

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Ruha Benjamin Leads Discussion about Einstein on Race and Racism, October 10, 7 pm

As part of the Princeton & Slavery Project, join Ruha Benjamin, Associate Professor in African American Studies at Princeton University, for a discussion of Einstein on Race and Racism by Fred Jerome and Rodger Taylor at the Princeton Public Library, Princeton…

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Ruha Benjamin: To the chamber

Ruha Benjamin challenged business leaders at the Princeton Regional Chamber of Commerce to lead change. Here is the video of her talk. For more pictures and information go to the Facebook page here.

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