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Shaka Senghor: Writing My Wrongs-Video

Penny Stamps Distinguished Speaker Series presents Shaka Senghor, author of "Writing My Wrongs: Life, Death, and Redemption in an American Prison," to speak on his memoir and his experiences with the criminal justice system. March 20, 2020. #60+mins #ArtandDesign #video #StampsSchoolofArtandDesign #ArtsandCulture #Society #Criminology #SocialJustice ​​​​​​​​


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Social Media's Impact on the Law

R. Stanton Jones, U-M Alumni and Partner at Arnold and Porter law firm in Washington D.C. discusses how social media has affected and changed social justice cases in the United States. January 31, 2020. #<5min #Information #video #GovernmentandPolitics #Society #SocialJustice #SocialMedia #Law


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Community Organizing for Social Justice

The course examines specific strategies for community organizing for social justice in a diverse, democratic society. It examines core concepts of social justice and practical steps for bringing people together to set goals and priorities, assess community assets and needs, develop action plans, and build support for implementation. It includes information on how to form core groups, build organizational capacity, and formulate strategy for reaching out to constituents and allies. ...


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Suzanne Lacy: We Are Here (Video)

Penny Stamps Distinguished Speaker Series presents a video recording of the lecture given by fine artist and community organizer, Suzanne Lacy, as she discusses her art on poverty, sexual violence, labor, and more. November 18, 2019. #60+mins #ArtandDesign #video #StampsSchoolofArtandDesign #Arts/Culture #Community #SocialJustice


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Rebekah Modrak Profiled by U-M News Service

Stamps School of Art and Design Professor Rebekah Modrak comments on the intersection of power, labor, and consumerism, with the specific example of Shinola's marketing images evoking white saviorism. October 28, 2019. #5mins #ArtandDesign #web-article #StampsSchoolofArtandDesign #Arts/Culture #Business #Marketing #SocialJustice


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An Evening With Bobby Seale

U-M Flint hosted founder of the Black Panthers and social justice advocate Bobby Seale to speak on issues such as racial violence and how he came to be involved in his activist movements. March 1, 2019. #60+mins #universityofmichigan-other #video #U-MFlint #Society #Activism #SocialJustice #Diversity,Equity,andInclusion #Inequality ​​​​​​​​​


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Storytelling for Social Change

How can storytelling promote social change? This course develops skills for using stories to deliver messages that affect audiences and shape attitudes for social change. Learn how building empathy and developing characters can offer multiple perspectives on complex problems. Social change happens when listeners or viewers identify with messages delivered through a protagonist they identify with. Theatre artists and professional storytellers offer expertise about how to craft a story...


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Enid Rosario Ramos and Awilda Rodriguez Call for Separation Between Puerto Rico’s Politics and its Education System

School of Education Professors Enid Rosario Ramos and Awilda Rodriguez encourage Puerto Ricans to separate political parties and the education system, on the tail of Ricky Renuncia's resignation as governor. July 25, 2019. #5mins #Education #web-article #SchoolofEducation #Government/Politics #Society #Education #Policy #SocialJustice #EnidRosarioRamos ​​


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Youth: Transgender People Should Use Bathroom They’re Most Comfortable In

Michigan Medicine obstetrician gynecologist Halley Crissman discusses how transgender rights continue to be under threat in several states, but young people’s views may conflict with older Americans when it comes to bathroom policies affecting transgender individuals. July 11, 2019. # #Medicine #web-article #MichiganMedicine #HealthandWellness #Society #GenderIssues #SocialJustice #teens ​​​​​​​​​​


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Representing Kids: U-M’s Child Advocacy Law Clinic a Voice for Michigan Children, Families

U-M's Child Advocacy Law Clinic and Michigan Law students assist Ashley Burbanks in reattaining the custody of her children after a tragic accident. U-M's Child Advocacy Law Clinic serves many families who cannot obtain any other legal services. July 8, 2019. #5-15mins #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #GovernmentandPolitics #Society #Law #Family #Children #SocialJustice ​​​​​​​​​​