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Postponed: Social Equity Book Club: The Sum of Us - Virtual

Add to Calendar 2021-09-30 18:00:00 2021-09-30 19:30:00 Postponed: Social Equity Book Club: The Sum of Us - Virtual Please note this event has been postponed until further notice.  Join the  Social Equity Book Club!  Book Discussion: The Sum of Us: What Racism Costs Everyone and How We Can Prosper Together by Heather McGhee Heather McGhee's new book offers a powerful exploration of inequality and the lesson that generations of Americans have failed to learn: Racism has a cost for everyone—not just for people of color. McGhee's specialty is the American economy. In her personal journey across the country, McGhee shows how public goods in this country—from parks and pools to functioning schools—have become private luxuries; of how unions collapsed, wages stagnated, and inequality increased; and of how this country, unique among the world’s advanced economies, has thwarted universal healthcare.  Register today!  Need assistance with purchasing an e-book or hard copy of the book? We can help! Contact us at HumanRelations@raleighnc.gov.   City of Raleigh Office of Equity and Inclusion 919-996-5740  America/New_York public

Please note this event has been postponed until further notice. 

Join the  Social Equity Book Club! 
Book Discussion: The Sum of Us: What Racism Costs Everyone and How We Can Prosper Together by Heather McGhee

Heather McGhee's new book offers a powerful exploration of inequality and the lesson that generations of Americans have failed to learn: Racism has a cost for everyone—not just for people of color.

McGhee's specialty is the American economy. In her personal journey across the country, McGhee shows how public goods in this country—from parks and pools to functioning schools—have become private luxuries; of how unions collapsed, wages stagnated, and inequality increased; and of how this country, unique among the world’s advanced economies, has thwarted universal healthcare. 

Register today! 

Need assistance with purchasing an e-book or hard copy of the book? We can help! Contact us at HumanRelations@raleighnc.gov.

 

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    Add to Calendar 2022-03-03 19:00:00 2022-03-03 20:00:59 Social Equity Book Club: Wilmington's Lie - Virtual The Raleigh Department of Equity and Inclusion, in partnership with the Raleigh Human Relations Commission, invites you to participate in the Social Equity Book Club!  The next book club event is focused on David Zucchino's book titled, Wilmington's Lie: The Murderous Coup of 1898 and the Rise of White Supremacy, and the documentary Wilmington on Fire, directed by Christopher Everett.  Event Details: Thursday, March 3 7 - 8 p.m. Click here to register via Zoom!    City of Raleigh humanrelations@raleighnc.gov 919-996-5740 America/New_York public

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