A talk by Barbara Love, “Love, Care and Racism: Coming Together in Amherst”, at the Unitarian Church – social hall next to Bart’s, Monday, October 20th, at 7PM. Barbara Love is a dynamic, inspiring speaker who speaks all over the world on issues of racial justice. She is looking forward to addressing her local community here in the Amherst area where she lives. She was a long-time professor in the Social Justice Program at UMass. Dr. Love is deeply committed to including people of all racial backgrounds in striving together to have the community and the world we dream of.
Coming Together: Understanding Racism, Building Fairness and Connection is a local project seeking to bring people together to gain a deeper understanding of how race affects the Amherst area and our nation, make connections with each other, and lay the groundwork for effective action to create a more equitable, interconnected and inclusive community.