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Will I Be Silent? Understanding the New Jim Crow

JABA (Jews as Black Allies) is holding its first program on Thursday, May 28th, from 7:00 to 9:00 pm at Nevei Kodesh, 1925 Glenwood Drive.  Our goal is to use this first program as a means of providing basic and intense education on the Black Lives Matter Movement and police brutality, with a focus on our panelists’ individual experiences, and in the context of Michelle Alexander’s “The New Jim Crow.”

Please join us for an evening of discussion with:

Angela Sanders, Black Lives Matter Activist
Dr. Anne Rice Jones, Faith Activist and Educator
Derrick Jones, Independent Documentary Film Director
Vincent Bowen, Black Lives Matter Activist
Darren O’Connor, Boulder/ Denver Social Justice Activist

Panel moderated by CU Professor SJ Miller

With an introduction by Rabbi Marc Soloway, Congregation Bonai Shalom; Q & A moderated by Rabbi Sarah Gershuny, Congregation Nevei Kodesh

Co-sponsored by:

  • Anti-Defamation League
  • Congregation Bonai Shalom
  • Congregation Nevei Kodesh
  • Congregation Orot Yisrael
  • Boulder Jewish Community Center

For more information, please see http://jabacolorado.wordpress.com and https://www.facebook.com/events/1571321456483914/.

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