Wednesday, September 9, 2020
In the News:

Not since Reconstruction has there been such an opportunity for the advancement of racial justice. Read the article by Adam Serwer for The Atlantic.
Illustration by Arsh Raziuddin

In August, campus leaders held the first quarterly town hall focused on UCSF's effort to dismantle systemic racism and anti-Blackness. This town hall addressed the concerns of learners and action plans in the professional schools and the Graduate Division. Watch the recording.

Progress made on the UCSF Anti-racism Initiative will be posted on the Office of Diversity and Outreach website.
September Events:

Engage in Anti-Racism
Resources for Practicing Solidarity
Listen, Learn and Participate
Resources for Celebrating Black Excellence

A narrative podcast from Brooklyn Deep that follows generations of parents and educators fighting for their children and their community in a rapidly changing Black neighborhood in Brooklyn.
Book of the Month
Martha S. Jones

"An elegant & expansive history of Black women who sought to build political power where they could." - New York Times

Chadwick Boseman embodied the Black heroes of our past and gave us one for the future. Read more from David Betancourt in the Washington Post.
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