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Continuing Conversations on Race: Ruha Benjamin on “Prison Abolition and the Long Freedom Struggle”

Monday, January 6, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Rescheduled from Dec. 2

The last in a series of four sessions on racial bias in the United States criminal justice system features “Prison Abolition and the Long Freedom Struggle,” a presentation by Ruha Benjamin.

Dr. Benjamin recommends the following Resource Guide.

The program originally scheduled for January will be postponed

“Internalized racism is the situation that occurs in a racist system when a racial group oppressed by racism supports the supremacy and dominance of the dominating group by maintaining or participating in the set of attitudes, behaviors, social structures and ideologies that undergird the dominating group’s power.” Donna Bivens

Members of Not In Our Town will describe some of the forms that internalized racism takes and discuss some efforts that have been made to overcome it.

Presented in partnership with Not in Our Town Princeton.

 

Details

Date:
Monday, January 6
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Venue

Community Room – First Floor
65 Witherspoon Street
Princeton, NJ 08542 United States
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Phone:
609-924-9529