Author Archives: racetalks

August 8, 2017

Race Talks presents Williams Avenue’s Black History Corridor N Williams Avenue is changing. A lot. What many now living, working and playing in the area don’t know is that for the majority of the 20th century, N Williams, in the Albina neighborhood, was Portland’s largest African American community. Join our speaker panel to learn how […]

June 13, 2017

Race Talks presents Police: The Other Side of 9-1-1 What is it like to run towards danger while others run away? What is it like to make decisions that can mean life or death in a matter of seconds? What is the reality of being a police officer? Join us for a panel discussion with […]

May 9, 2017

Race Talks presents “OREGON FAIL: Film Updating the Ethnic Diversity of the Oregon Trail Overnight Curriculum” McMenamins Kennedy School 5736 NE 33rd Ave., Portland | Phone: 503-249-3983 Newcomers Welcome: 6:45 pm Doors open at 6 p.m.; 7pm – 9:30 pm; Free | Minor with parent or guardian RACE TALKS is a free series co-sponsored by Donna Maxey […]

April 11, 2017

Race Talks presents U.S. Refugee and Immigration: UPDATE McMenamins Kennedy School 5736 NE 33rd Ave., Portland | Phone: 503-249-3983 Newcomers Welcome: 6:45 pm Doors open at 6 p.m.; 7pm – 9:30 pm; Free | Minor with parent or guardian This event will be followed by small group discussions facilitated by trained volunteers from: Resolutions Northwest.  RACE TALKS […]

January 10, 2017

RACE TALKS January 10, 2017 Film “13th” – From Slavery to Mass Incarceration The 2016 Collins Lecture by Rev. Dr. Otis Moss III with a panel presentation by local faith community leaders @McMenamins Kennedy School 6 p.m. doors & networking; 6:45 p.m. short film for new people 7:00 Film “13th” length : 1h 40min 8:40 […]

November 8, 2016

RACE TALKS November 8, 2016 Redeeming the Soul of America: Race, Justice and Reconciliation The 2016 Collins Lecture by Rev. Dr. Otis Moss III with a panel presentation by local faith community leaders @McMenamins Kennedy School Doors – 6 p.m., program – 7 p.m. Free/All Ages

October 11, 2016

RACE TALKS October 11, 2016 A Screening of PRODUCED BY HER: Powerful documentary shorts, created by eleven local girl ages 12-17 This event will be followed by small group discussions facilitated by trained volunteers from: Resolutions Northwest @McMenamins Kennedy School Doors – 6 p.m., program – 7 p.m. Free/All Ages Please mark Tuesday, November 8, 2016 on your […]