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Breakout Session Sneak Peek: Decolonizing Gender: A Curriculum

Facing Race Sneak Peek: Decolonizing Gender: A Curriculum

Today’s Q&A is with Race Forward’s Malcolm Shanks, who will be leading a breakout session on Decolonizing Gender. 

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UNITEHERE! Worker Strike in Detroit - Important Info for Facing Race Attendees

Facing Race stands in solidarity with the unions striking at the Westin Book Cadillac and will not cross that or any other picket line. Read on for important info on ways you can show support, and steps for changing hotel reservations. 

Breakout Session Sneak Peek: Racial Equity Strategies for Workforce Development

Facing Race Sneak Peek: Racial Equity Strategies for Workforce Development

Here’s a sneak peek at one of the hundreds of breakout sessions that will be taking place at Facing Race: Racial Equity Strategies for Workforce Development. 

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Facing Race Sneak Peek: Building Authentic Community Government Partnerships

Ahead of November’s conference, we will be sharing sneak peeks of various breakout sessions. Check out today’s Q&A with Race Forward’s Julie Nelson and Dwayne Marsh. 

Facing Race: A National Conference. Presented by Race Forward, Facing Race will take place Nov. 8-10 in Detroit, MI

Full "Facing Race" Program Schedule Released!

The conference will feature more than 210 speakers at over 100 breakout sessions, panels, and plenaries. Register today!

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Hari Kondabolu to Deliver Second Keynote at Facing Race in Detroit

Esteemed writer, comedian, and podcaster Hari Kondabolu will deliver a keynote address at the nation’s largest conference for racial justice movement-making.

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SKOOT on over to Facing Race 2018!

Local Detroit shuttle service SKOOT is offering a special promo for Facing Race attendees. Get your ticket now!

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Honoring Detroit's Queen of Soul: Aretha Franklin

Throughout the city, Detroiters are remembering Aretha Franklin’s legacy with tributes, memorials, and celebrations in honor of the Queen of Soul. 

Tarana Burke will deliver a keynote address at Facing Race National Conference in Detroit.

#MeToo Founder Tarana Burke to Keynote Facing Race 2018 in Detroit

Presented by Colorlines publisher Race Forward, Facing Race is the nation’s largest conference for racial justice movement-making