Facing Race 2012

Facing Race 2012 Bonus: Junot Díaz's Press Conversation [Video]

by Channing Kennedy on Dec 31, 2012 9:31AM

We cracked open the Facing Race vaults to share another Junot Diaz video. Call it a New Year's gift for your brain, from us!

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Junot Díaz on 'De-colonial Love', Revolution and More [Video]

by Channing Kennedy on Dec 4, 2012 9:26AM

Watch an excerpt of the Pulitzer Prize and MacArthur "Genius" grant winner's keynote address at Colorlines.com's Facing Race 2012 conference.

Topics: Facing Race 2012, Arts & Culture

Facing Race 2012: 'Race and Gender in the 21st Century' [Video]

by Channing Kennedy on Nov 30, 2012 8:57AM

Couldn't make it to Facing Race 2012? Watch the full 70-minute plenary session on race, gender and the spaces in between.

Topics: Facing Race 2012, Gender & Sexuality

Facing Race 2012: 'Now What? Debriefing the Election and Talking Governance' [Video]

by Channing Kennedy on Nov 29, 2012 8:53AM

Couldn't make it to Facing Race 2012? Watch the full 70-minute plenary session on what political power should look like in the space between elections.

Topics: Facing Race 2012, Politics

Facing Race 2012: 'Culture Trumps Politics: Or Does It?' [Video]

by Channing Kennedy on Nov 28, 2012 10:12AM

Couldn't make it to Facing Race 2012? Watch the full 70-minute plenary session on the role art plays in powering a movement.

Topics: Facing Race 2012, Politics, Arts & Culture

Racial Justice Can Be Fun -- And We've Got the Pictures to Prove It [Reader Forum]

by Nia King on Nov 19, 2012 9:50AM

Weren't able to join us for Facing Race in Baltimore? Not a problem. Here's a quick rundown of some key takeaways.

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Rinku Sen: We Are the Majority and We Demand Justice

by Rinku Sen on Nov 19, 2012 9:50AM

Sen's opening speech at Colorlines' gathering of 1,400 racial justice change makers set the tone for a conversation that stirred so strongly it became a trending topic on Twitter.

Topics: Facing Race 2012, Politics, Movement

Art and Activism in Charm City: Five Baltimore Collectives That Are Facing Race

by Jamilah King on Nov 15, 2012 9:20AM

There's more to Baltimore's arts scene than John Waters. Colorlines hung out with five collectives trying to reshape the city's culture.

Topics: Facing Race 2012, Arts & Culture

José Antonio Vargas: 'You Know Someone Undocumented'

by Rinku Sen on Oct 24, 2012 9:00AM

The Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist who's become one of the nation's most high profile immigration reform advocates talks to Rinku Sen about his journey.

Topics: Facing Race 2012, Immigration

Janet Mock on the Freedom of Telling Her Own Story

by Julianne Hing on Oct 23, 2012 9:19AM

The People.com editor talks to Colorlines about coming out as a transgender woman of color and her newly visible role in LGBT politics. She'll be speaking at Facing Race 2012 in November.

Topics: Facing Race 2012, Media, Gender & Sexuality