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Racism: White, Black, Indigenous and Immigrant Perspectives

Posted by GHO Admin on February 10, 2016 in Events

Date: Wed. Feb 24, 2016 @ 7pm
Location: Paul O'Regan Hall, Halifax Central Library

Black Perspectives

How and why do the impacts of history persist? How is racism directly or indirectly manifested in our society?  What are our obligations to address racism? How do we reconcile divisions created by racism? How do we directly or indirectly reinforce racism?  How is racism holding us back?

The Panel:

Ann Divine

Founder, Black and Immigrant Women in Business Network

Dr. Barbara Hamilton-Hinch

Professor, School of Health and Human Performance, Dalhousie University

Lindell Smith

Community Library Assistant (Teen Focus), Halifax North Memorial Library

Robert Wright

Registered Social Worker and Sociologist

The Moderator:

Dr. Ingrid Waldron  

Professor, School of Nursing, Dalhousie University