March 8, 2016
WWU Diversity Teach-In presents:
Dr. David Stovall: “Justice Does Not Happen In A Vacuum: Race, Rights & the Possibility of Now”
The WWU Diversity Teach-In event series presents educational scholar and speaker Dr. David Stovall on March 8, 2016 at Western Washington University.
In his talk, entitled, “Justice Does Not Happen in a Vacuum: Race, Rights and the Possibility of Now.” he discusses state-sanctioned violence against Black communities (and other communities of color), situating contemporary youth & student movements within a context of community resistance to systems of racialized oppression and violence, ultimately urging educators and community leaders alike to move beyond tough talk. […]