What Does it Mean to be Anti-Racist?

Monday, July 187:00—8:30 PMMeeting RoomAbbot Public Library235 Pleasant Street, Marblehead, MA, 01945

This Conversations on Race meeting features a short Stephen Colbert and Ibram X. Kendi video about anti-racism. If you have heard the term “anti-racism” and wonder what it means, here is your chance to find out from the man who created the term.

Dr. Ibram X. Kendi, historian and author of the books How to be Antiracist and Antiracist Baby talks with Stephen Colbert about his concept. They also discuss the advantages of a more equitable society for both white Americans as well as for persons of color. Following the 12-minute video, attendees online and at the Abbot Library will have the opportunity to speak and to listen to each other’s responses to the presentation.

This program is co-sponsored by Abbot Public Library and the Marblehead Racial Justice Team.

This program will be offered in person and online via Zoom. Space is limited to join in person.

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