political engagement

COMING TOGETHER IN A TIME OF CRISIS

  Join us for our first virtual discussion June 2020: COMING TOGETHER IN A TIME OF CRISIS [Virtual Forum] We will discuss the current race crisis, facilitate affinity group breakouts, COMING TOGETHER IN A TIME OF CRISIS

The Census — What It Is and Isn’t

Join us for a panel discussion March 2020: The Census: What It Is and Isn’t The U.S. census dates back to 1790 and has been taken at the end of The Census — What It Is and Isn’t

ENGAGING DEMOCRACY

Join us for a panel discussion February 2019: ENGAGING DEMOCRACY The 2018 mid-term elections saw a record number of voters turn out to change the face of politics with the ENGAGING DEMOCRACY

Following in the Footsteps of the Civil Rights Movement

Join us for a panel discussion January 2019: FOLLOWING IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF THE CIVIL RIGHTS MOVEMENT Join us for a slide presentation and commentary by two local icons: Rev. Following in the Footsteps of the Civil Rights Movement

Watch Now: RACE TALKS’ first Candidate Forum

Over 650 people attended RACE TALKS’ first Candidate Forum for Portland’s City Council Position 3 seat. JoAnn Hardesty, Civil Rights Activist and Former Oregon State Representative or Loretta Smith, a Watch Now: RACE TALKS’ first Candidate Forum

Self Care in Trying Times

  Race Talks presents Protecting Yourself Physically and Emotionally in Trying Times Recent events have made personal safety an issue of importance for everyone, but especially for Women of Color. Self Care in Trying Times

Events in March

RACE TALKS presents Resolving Gun Violence in America: Kin Killin’ Kin An Art Exhibition @ IFCC–Interstate Firehouse Cultural Center 5340 NE Interstate Avenue, Portland, OR March 14, 2017