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Portland Opera: You Are Here: Our Journey to Justice in PDX
April 7 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm PDT
You Are Here: Our Journey to Justice in PDX
April 7, 2021, 12:00PM Pacific
Via Zoom. RSVP for link: eventRSVP@portlandopera.org
Panelists: Leroy Bynum from Portland State University (moderator), Eliza Canty Jones (Oregon Historical Society), and Dr. Carmen Thompson (Visiting Scholar in the Black Studies Department at Portland State University).
This 60-minute panel will focus on contextualizing Journeys to Justice within a historical perspective, looking specifically at the origins of white supremacy, Oregon’s racist past, and how current racism reverberates in the Black community today.