- Thursday, May 14, 2020In the richest country in the world, it has never been more urgent to provide decent and comfortable housing for all.
- Thu, May 14, 2020, 5:00 pm
Join us Thursday, May 14, 2020, for a screening and Twitter discussion of the final hour of the PBS documentary, Reconstruction: After the Civil War (2019). The turn of the century is known as the "nadir" of race relations, when white supremacy was ascendant and African Americans faced both physical and psychological oppression. Racist imagery saturated popular culture and Southern propaganda manipulated the story of the Civil War and Reconstruction.
- Fri, May 15, 2020, 2:00 pm
The global spread of COVID-19 has laid bare the ravages of systemic racism and inequity. Dr. Ruha Benjamin situates this data within the broader context of social inequity and the longer history of scientific and medical racism. After Dr. Benjamin's presentation, commenting will be Dr. Nicole Fleetwood and Dr. Monica McLemore, who will engage in discussion offering perspectives from the imprisonment system, and practices of clinical care and public health. Join us for a discussion, moderated by Price Institute Director Jack Tchen.
- Thursday, May 7, 2020Hansberry "did not assume she knew all the answers, but she did want to see a less violent and more revolutionary world brought into existence. Hansberry never survived to see that world, but Perry’s recovery of her vision has made it all the more possible."
- Wednesday, May 6, 2020"Cooking's become a way for me to slow down." Anna Arabindan-Kesson prepares recipes from her childhood with her two young sons during this lockdown. She remembers her childhood in Sri Lanka and Australia, and reflects on questions of memory and heritage through physical practices.
- Wed, May 13, 2020, 6:00 pm
- Tuesday, May 5, 2020A deeply researched and rigorously argued account of the public-private partnership that replaced redlining with even more predatory and destructive practices.
- Sat, May 9, 2020, 3:00 pm
In our next Right to Health Web-In "Racial Capitalism and the COVID-19 Catastrophe,” we hope to unpack what’s led to the appalling inequalities in COVID-19 outcomes along many social fault lines, but perhaps most perniciously along the lines of race in America.
- Wednesday, May 6, 2020
- Tuesday, May 5, 2020