Let’s Talk About Race: Environmental Racism on Indigenous Lands

Virtual Zoom Event

Via Zoom the Red Bank Public Library presents Claire Garland leading a discussion on the Environmental Racism that occurs on indigenous lands. Learn what environmental racism is, how it works, and what we can do about it. Click here to register for the Zoom link.  

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The Teaching of Asian American History: Why is it important and how to expand access?

Virtual Event

Committee of 100 webinar will present a discussion of existing policy and potential legislation requiring the teaching of Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) history and contributions in K-12 social studies curriculum. Click here to register. SPEAKERS: Stewart Kwoh (Moderator), President Emeritus, Founder, Past President, and Executive Director, Asian Americans Advancing Justice-Los Angeles (Advancing Justice-LA) Russell […]

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Continuing Conversation on Race and White Privilege: Outdoor Equity Alliance

Virtual Zoom Event

Continuing Conversation on Race and White Privilege will feature an online discussion led by representatives of The Outdoor Equity Alliance (OEA) about the work of the organization. Please register here to receive the Zoom link on August 1. The Outdoor Equity Alliance is a multi-racial ethnic organization based in Trenton whose mission is to make […]

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On the Same Page: Explaining CRT

Virtual Event

What exactly is critical race theory? With all of the challenges we face today, it seems more urgent than ever that we as a nation nurture the growth of young people as informed civic leaders and participants. In order to do so, we have to find ways to communicate and understand one another across differences […]

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Panel Discussion on Homelessness and Poverty

Virtual Event

Conversation with Andrea Elliott, Pulitzer Prize winning author of Invisible Child, Chanel Sykes, homeless advocate and mother featured in Invisible Child, and James Perry, president and CEO of the Winston-Salem Urban League. The discussion will be moderated by Melissa Harris-Perry,  This panel discussion is part of the National Low Income Housing Coalition's Summer of IDEAS […]

Self-Guided Witherspoon Jackson Community Tour

Witherspoon Jackson Historical & Cultural Society 30 Quarry Street, Princeton, NJ

Joint Effort Witherspoon Jackson Community Princeton Safe Streets. Self-Guided Witherspoon Jackson Community Tour. Tour meet site 30 Quarry Street, Princeton.

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Reparations In New Jersey and Princeton

Princeton Public Library 65 Witherspoon Street, Princeton, NJ

The first Hot Topics discussion on the Joint Effort Safe Streets schedule will address the question of “Reparations in New Jersey and Princeton.” Caroline Clark, an attorney and Board Secretary of Not In Our Town, will make a presentation on reparations in New Jersey, followed by a panel discussion featuring attorney and former Princeton Councilman […]

Reading Club: Witness / Rose B. Simpson

Art@Bainbridge 158 Nassau Street, Princeton, NJ

  Visit the exhibit Witness: Rose B. Simpson and join the discussion of themes related to the exhibition including nature, creation and cultural traditions with excerpts from Robin Wall Kimmerer’s Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge and the Teachings of Plants, Milkweed Editions, 2015, pp 3-10 and 341-347. Readings can be found here.  For free […]

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