Racism in America Speaker Series

February 4, 2021 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Sponsored by the United Methodist Church of Whitefish Bay, this Speakers series will be offered on Thursday nights at 7:00pm from January 28, 2021 – March 18, 2021.    There will be eight presentations on the history and societal impact of race in America which will provide information sure to be especially important, insightful and potentially life-changing at this time in our nation.   Registration is encouraged by emailing the UMC of Whitefish Bay c/o aeversfield@umcwfb.org OR by calling 414-964-2424.   Access for the presentations in February and March can be found at:  https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89109430677


Feb. 4th – “From John Brown to Jim Crowe” by Brady Henderson, Cream City Law, LLC

Feb. 11th – :”Barriers Faced by Diverse Communities”  by Maria E. Flores,  Outreach and Education Manager, EEOC

Feb. 18th – “The Educational Debt We Owe to All of Our Children”  by Dr. Demond Means, Consultant to Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction

Feb. 25th – “Restorative Health Equity and Reparations: The Intersection”  by Curtis Marshall,  Public Health Consultant

March 4th – “Fair Housing” Building Inclusive Communities for Everyone” by Erika L. Sanders, Director – Program Services, Metropolitan Milwaukee Fair Housing Council

March 11th – “Race and the Criminal Justice System”  by Brady Henderson, Cream City Law,  LLC

March 18th – “Christianity and Race” by Rev. Dr. Matt Hadley, Sr. Pastor of UMC of Whitefish Bay, and Rev. Dan Dick, Assistant to the Bishop, Wisconsin Conference of the UMC.


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