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Exploring Racism in America

October 9 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Friday, repeating until November 14, 2020

Free
A series of lectures presented by Drake Law faculty and alumni which examine certain policies and practices perpetuating racial inequities. Note, all lectures are from 1pm to 2pm CST and are free to attend.

September 4 – Unbiased Policing and Anti-Racial Profiling Legislation, Russell Lovell and David Walker

September 11 – Over-Representation of Minority Children in the Child Welfare System, Jami Hagemeier

September 25 – The #METOO Movement and Black Feminism: How the Mainstream White Feminist Movement Failed Black Women and Where We Go From Here , Julia Steggerda-Corey and Victoria Millet

October 9 – Why Afrocentric Facial Feature Bias is a Pernicious Form of Racism, Mark W. Bennett

October 16 – The U.S. Supreme Court and Systemic Racism, Mark Kende

October 23 – Fair Cross-Section Jury Trial Reform, Russell Lovell and David Walker

November 6 – Environmental Justice , Jerry Anderson

November 13 – Institutional Racism and the Food We Eat, Jennie Zwagerman

Register here!

Details

Date:
October 9
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Event Link
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/exploring-racism-in-america-registration-118681845595

Organizer

Drake University Law School
Phone:
‌ 515-271-2011
Email:
thomas.smith@drake.edu
Website:
https://www.drake.edu/law/
Method
Online/Virtual
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