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  • October 10
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  • Seattle

What Our Teachers Never Told Us about the American Revolution

Discover the American Revolution you never learned about in school. Why did Native Americans and African Americans support the British? How did a Muslim general come to fight the British with a French ally named Admiral “Satan”? Why did the fighting spread around the world, from Hudson Bay to South America, India to Africa, Arkansas […]

  • When
  • 10:30 am, Tuesday
    October 10, 2017
  • Where
  • Temple De Hirsch Sinai, Seattle Campus
    1441 16th Ave
    Seattle, WA 98122 United States
  • October 10
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  • puyallup

American Muslims: History, Culture, and Politics

Too often, Muslims are still discussed as “the other” in American society—a group confined to discussions about marginalization or radicalization. But these discussions have largely ignored that the American Muslim experience is an American experience. Led by University of Washington Tacoma professor Turan Kayaoglu, this talk explores how American Muslim identities have shaped and been […]

  • When
  • 11:00 am, Tuesday
    October 10, 2017
  • Where
  • Pierce College Puyallup
    1601 39th ave se
    puyallup, wa 98374 United States
  • October 10
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  • Spokane

The Divided Library

Though seldom mentioned as a factor in our increasingly divided country, the stories we tell about one another matter. Stories are the glue that hold a culture together—but they can also act as a wedge to drive cultures apart. Perhaps the solution to our polarized moment resides in the stories we hear and tell about […]

  • When
  • 7:00 pm, Tuesday
    October 10, 2017
  • Where
  • Magic Lantern Theatre
    25 W. Main Ave Suite 150
    Spokane, WA 99201 United States
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