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Connections: Discussing the desegregation debate in Pittsford

The Town of Pittsford is preparing for an election, and it’s embroiled in a debate over segregation and housing policy. We invited candidates from both...
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Wed, 10/09/2019 - 10:25am
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Connections: Discussing the Racial Equity and Justice Initiative

The Racial Equity and Justice Initiative (REJI) is making strides in addressing systemic racism in the community. The program – run through the St....
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Fri, 09/20/2019 - 10:24am
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Connections: How are race, culture, and architecture connected?

How are race, culture, and architecture connected? The question is the focus of an upcoming presentation at the University of Rochester led by Bryan C....
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Thu, 09/19/2019 - 10:27am
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Connections: How to better discuss race in America

John Calia says he’s tired of being blamed for all the ills of society, simply because he’s an older white man. He wrote a piece for the Democrat &...
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Fri, 09/06/2019 - 10:20am
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Connections: Previewing the 2019 Clarissa Street Reunion

The Clarissa Street Reunion is the largest independently organized African American festival in Rochester. The annual event is set for Saturday, and...
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Tue, 08/13/2019 - 10:36am
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Connections: Remembering the life and work of Toni Morrison

Pulitzer Prize-winning author Toni Morrison died last week at the age of 88. Morrison is perhaps best known for her work, “Beloved,” but her work spans...
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Mon, 08/12/2019 - 10:23am
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Connections: Discussing Pete Buttigieg's "Douglass Plan"

Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg has a plan to combat systemic racial inequality. His "Douglass Plan," named after abolitionist...
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Fri, 07/12/2019 - 10:15am
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Connections: Dr. Marvin McMickle, retiring president of Colgate Rochester Crozer Divinity School

We sit down with Dr. Marvin McMickle , the retiring president of Colgate Rochester Crozer Divinity School. Dr. McMickle announced his plans to retire...
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Wed, 06/26/2019 - 10:51am
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Connections: Discussing identity and belonging with people of color in the LGBTQ community

We sit down with people of color in the local LGBTQ community to discuss identity, how they find belonging, and how they recruit allies. Our guests...
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Tue, 06/25/2019 - 11:46am
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Connections: How the Irondequoit Police Department is working to improve diversity within its ranks

The Irondequoit Police Department is working to improve the diversity within its ranks. We discuss the department's efforts and how having more officers...
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Wed, 05/08/2019 - 11:49am
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