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New Jersey Reparations Task Force Community Information Meeting
May 13 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Lawrence (NJ) Township coalition is holding a Community Information Session on Friday, May 13 at 7:00 PM at the Presbyterian Church of Lawrenceville, 2688 Lawrenceville Road about passing municipal resolutions in support of a bill NJ Bill A938/S386 that establishes “New Jersey Reparations Task Force.”
Ryan Haygood, President and CEO of the New Jersey Institute for Social Justice (NJISJ), will be the guest speaker. All are welcome. For more information visit the NJISJ website with a helpful timeline here: www.njisj.org/saytheword
New Jersey has deep roots in the institution of slavery followed by generations of structural racism that are directly tied to the state’s vast racial disparities today, which are some of the worst in the country. Come and learn how to take action in your town.