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View events for the week of 1/18/2022
Racial Healing for Justice: Reparations and Transformation hosted by Rep. Barbara Lee
Date Tuesday January 18
Time 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Event Type Panel Discussion
Organizer/AuthorCongresswoman Barbara Lee
Location Details
Online event
Join a discussion on the history & progress of movements for racial justice in America with Rep. Barabra Lee, Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee, Dr. Gail Christopher, Dr. Ron Daniels, & Dr. Marcus Hunter on National Day of Racial Healing.

Jan. 18, 2022 @ 7 PM PT

Livestream here: https://www.facebook.com/RepBarbaraLee

Event post https://www.facebook.com/events/607991210262066


Today is the National Day of Racial Healing.

This country was built on slavery and racial capitalism. In order to even begin to heal as a nation and as a people, we need a full picture of how people of color have been treated throughout our history—beyond what’s written in US history textbooks.

We need the truth.

Tonight, on Facebook join Rep. Barbara Lee speaking with the experts at the forefront of the movement for a US Commission on Truth, Racial Healing, and Transformation and commission to develop reparation proposals for African Americans.

They’ll be talking about the history and progress of movements for racial justice in America, the current racial reckoning catalyzed by COVID-19 and police brutality, and the path forward in Congress for H.Con.Res. 19 and H.R. 40, proposed legislation to create the TRHT commission and to study reparations.

We an opportunity to help to build a more equitable and racially just society. We cannot miss this moment to enact real, transformational change.
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Added to the calendar on Tuesday Jan 18th, 2022 3:18 PM
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