Saturday, March 07, 2020

Capacity Crowd Awaits Kansas City Public Education Racism Conversation

This is gong to be an important conversation and we'd like to share some more thoughtful commentary than just reactionary comments . . . For anybody really interested in this topic, send us a note that we can share with EVERYONE for further discussion. For now, here's a look at the local talk:

Why Are all the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria?

THIS EVENT IS AT CAPACITY.*** The program will be streamed live online from the Library's YouTube channel. Tune in at 6:30 p.m. on March 10 at youtube.com/kclibrary. Beverly Daniel Tatum, president emerita of Spelman College and an authority on racial issues in the U.S., looks anew at the challenges she addressed in her bestselling book on the psychology of racism, Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria?.