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Critical Race Theory

How did Critical Race Theory go from being a methodology taught in law school to being protested at school board meetings? How did it become so politicized? How should race be taught in schools? What does the Oregon Department of Education say about Critical Race Theory? Join us as we bring together experts to look Critical Race Theory

Giving Tuesday

Today is Giving Tuesday, a day rooted in the spirit of giving and being generous to others. For many of us, it is a reminder to be selfless in our actions and lead with kindness.  Today you are receiving many asks, but ours is not for us. RACE TALKS is asking our supporters – You Giving Tuesday

RACE TALKS in Review – November Live, Forum: Houseless In Portlandia

RACE TALKS in Review – November Live, Forum: Houseless In Portlandia Thursday, November 18, 2021Newcomer Welcome 6:46 pm, Program 7:00 pmSuggested Donation $25All Ages Oregon has one of the largest houseless populations in the nation. In 2020 the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development presented its annual report on homelessness. Oregon ranks near the RACE TALKS in Review – November Live, Forum: Houseless In Portlandia

October Forum: Engaging Democracy

Have you wondered…How does our political process work? What do our officials and their staff do? How can I contact their offices? What are the best ways to impact their voting on an issue? How can I maximize my involvement and start my own referendum? RACE TALKS in Review – October Live, Forum: Engaging Democracy October Forum: Engaging Democracy

RACE TALKS in Review: Kin Killin’ Kin

RACE TALKS in Review – September Live, Virtual Forum: Kin Killin’ Kin: Resolving Gun Violence in America Thursday, September 16, 2021 Newcomers Welcome 6:45 PM, Program 7:00 PM Live Virtual, All Ages $25 Suggested Donation Get your tickets now Please reserve the Free General Admission tickets for our BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, People of Color) Community RACE TALKS in Review: Kin Killin’ Kin

Your Privilege is Showing

RACE TALKS: Uniting to Break the Chains of Racism Produced By Donna Maxey Presents A special two-part series: RACE TALKS Forums Thursday, July 15th and August 19th: Summer Series: Your Privilege is Showing Thursdays, July 15th and August 19th, Newcomers Welcome – 6:45 PM Program Begins – 7:00 PM Did you miss out on our Your Privilege is Showing

A Conversation With The Candidates: Educational Policy + Issues Impacting Black and Brown Students

**SPECIAL RACE TALKS EVENT**RACE TALKS: Uniting to Break the Chains of Racism Produced By Donna Maxey & Equitable Giving Circle Presents Portland Public Schools: School Board Election Zones 4, 5 & 6A Conversation With The Candidates: Educational Policy + Issues Impacting Black and Brown Students Wednesday, April 12, 2021, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM Join A Conversation With The Candidates: Educational Policy + Issues Impacting Black and Brown Students