Nov 24, 2020
The session in which we discuss the real history and meaning of the Thanksgiving holiday.
Nov 17, 2020
The session in which we discuss the current Housing Crisis with Occupy PHA organizer, Nadera Hood. Nadera has been advocating for the needs of people without homes for the past several years. She has organized successful protests urging the Philadelphia Housing Authority (PHA) to provide more adequate housing to people...
Nov 10, 2020
The session in which we learn together about what happened to the area in Oklahoma that became known as Black Wall Street. If you don't know, it was the Tulsa Race Massacre - when Black residents and business owners were viciously attacked by an angry white mob. We only heard of it recently and indirectly when a...
Oct 27, 2020
There are may ways - old and new, legal and illegal - to interfere with the right of people to cast their vote. How can voting be suppressed? Let us count the ways. And, let us take serious action against all forms of voter suppression.
Oct 20, 2020
The session in which we explore the history of blackface. We talk about its origins, how it developed over time, and why it's offensive. Blackface brings up a very disrespectful, demeaning racist societal history. We learned how insidiously such things were a part of our upbringing and it's part of the racism we...