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Think Fast: Institutionalized Racism in America

June 18, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

On May 25, a White Minneapolis police officer killed George Floyd by continuing to subdue him despite his pleas that he could not breathe. The death of Floyd, and countless other Black Americans, at the hands of the police brought renewed attention to the racist treatment Black Americans face, sparking protests across the U.S. and around the world while reigniting examination of racism in many other areas of society.

Click in for a discussion on why institutionalized racism continues to have a stronghold in America and what measures we can take to combat this systemic problem. Sign up today for this free Think Fast … Forum.

This event is sponsored by the University Office of Diversity and Inclusion, the UNC General Alumni Association and Carolina Public Humanities.

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Date:
June 18, 2020
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm