Wednesday, June 17, 2020
The police killing of George Floyd has reiterated the systemic forms of state violence that Black Americans know all too well. It is a reminder that race continues to influence how people are treated in every aspect of their existence. Black Americans are not only over-policed, but also negatively affected in the areas of criminal sentencing, healthcare, education, job opportunities, homeownership, income, and a myriad of other areas.
Dean Vicky Wilkins invites the SPA Community to a Town Hall with Kareem Jordan, TaLisa Carter, and Lallen Johnson, who will discuss their statement "Our Next Breath: A Statement from Black Faculty."