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  • May 30
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  • Tukwila

White Privilege: The Other Side of Racial Inequality

Conversations about racial inequality usually focus on the disadvantages faced by people of color in American society. But there is another side to this inequality: privilege—the advantages that white people experience because of their race. Sociology professor Teresa Ciabattari leads an interactive conversation that explores what white privilege is, discusses a variety of examples of […]

  • When
  • 4:30 pm, Wednesday
    May 30, 2018
  • Where
  • Tukwila Library
    14380 Tukwila International Blvd.
    Tukwila, WA 98168 United States
  • May 30
  • |
  • Seattle

Think & Drink: The Long March – Measuring Black American Progress since 1968

“Our nation is moving toward two societies: one Black, one White—separate and unequal.” This was the conclusion drawn by the U.S. government in the Kerner Commission Report, an examination of the sudden rise in riots and violence in Black neighborhoods in the mid-60s. Though the report was released in 1968, much of it reads like […]

  • When
  • 7:00 pm, Wednesday
    May 30, 2018
  • Where
  • Naked City Brewery
    8564 Greenwood Ave N
    Seattle, WA 98103 United States
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