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Panel discussion to be held on Generation Z and racial justice

Original post made on Jul 31, 2020

Five young adults who've led recent efforts to bring about social change along the Midpeninsula will share their perspectives on racial justice and advocacy in a virtual panel discussion on Thursday, Aug. 6, from 7 to 8:30 p.m.

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Posted by Anon
a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Jul 31, 2020 at 1:15 pm

I offer encouragement, but also, a caveat. As long as the panelists think racism is completely about skin color, they won't grasp the real problem. The following recent article offers a concise summary of the underlying problem in America:Web Link


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Posted by Rebecca Eisenberg
a resident of Old Palo Alto
on Aug 1, 2020 at 2:41 am

How fantastic! Julie Lythcott-Haims is a friend from undergrad (Stanford) and law school (Harvard) and she can be trusted to lead an enlightening, educational conversation. I look forward to attending and learning about the perspectives, experiences, and insights of these amazing young adults!


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