In 1946, eighty-seven culturally diverse residents established the Metropolitan Kalamazoo Branch of the NAACP to mirror the national mission to advocate for equality, civil rights, voter … read more.
Topic: Social Justice
The Polish-born American Rabbi Abraham Heschel wrote, “Racism is man’s gravest threat to man.” Racism is and always has been the gravest threat to America. What are … read more.
The Indian Removal Act of 1830 resulted in many Potawatomi people in southwest Michigan being uprooted from their ancestral land, but the Pokagon Band of Potawatomi … read more.
Learn about the Truth, Racial Healing, and Transformation (TRHT) Kalamazoo’s Law Design Team and current efforts towards healing our community. TRHT leaders Stacey Ledbetter and Sholanna Lewis will explore the history of policing, impact of mass incarceration, and discuss what we can all do … read more.
Very challenging times such as these invite us to question everything, even our most deeply held beliefs. Looking at ourselves and the world with renewed curiosity … read more.
In each generation, there are people who have disrupted the norm and influenced the course of history. What are the lessons we can learn from these changemakers … read more.