Richard Rothstein – The Color of Law

Date: November 17, 2020

Time: 6:30-8:00

Location: Online Event

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In, The Color of Law, A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America, national best selling author Richard Rothstein argues with exacting precision and fascinating insight how segregation in America is the byproduct of explicit government policies at the local, state and federal levels. Join us for a moderated virtual plenary session with Mr. Rothstein. Jared Johnson, Executive Director […]

Community Book Read 2021

Date: March 7, 2021

Time: 3:00-5:00

Location: Online Event

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About the book  Race is a powerful qualifier in our society, it shapes perceptions of who belongs and informs narratives of who we are as a community and as individuals. Using examples from her practice as a licensed psychologist and as an African American growing up in the South, Dr. Walker provides a way to […]

Workshops 4 Reparations: A Wee The People Weekend Workshop Marathon

Start date: December 4, 2020

End date: December 5, 2020

Location: Online Event

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A weekend of virtual workshops to fund wellness reparations, from Wee The People, 4 Corners Yoga + Wellness, & JP's Massage Therapy Center The year 2020 has delivered bodyblows of collective trauma to Black and Brown communities -- trauma that is sure to continue after the election. In response, the Boston-based social justice project Wee […]

Black Lives Matter Vigil December 2020

Black Lives Matter UU Wellesley

Date: December 2, 2020

Time: 12:30 PM – 12:45 PM

Location: UU Wellesley Hills, 309 Washington St

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Members and friends of UU Wellesley Hills invite everyone to protest and honor the Black lives harmed and lost, those victims of racial violence and injustice, known and unknown, this fall as part of 2020 Congregational Resolution to strengthen our antiracist commitments and affirm that Black Lives Matter – that they always have and always will. Please join […]

Black Lives Matter Vigil November 2020

Black Lives Matter UU Wellesley

Date: November 4, 2020

Time: 12:30 PM – 12:45 PM

Location: UU Wellesley Hills, 309 Washington St

Black Lives Matter UU Wellesley
Members and friends of UU Wellesley Hills invite everyone to protest and honor the Black lives harmed and lost, those victims of racial violence and injustice, known and unknown, this fall as part of 2020 Congregational Resolution to strengthen our antiracist commitments and affirm that Black Lives Matter – that they always have and always will. Please join […]

Black Lives Matter Vigil October 2020

Date: October 6, 2020

Time: 6:00-6:15

Location: UU Wellesley Hills 309 Washington St

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The members and friends of UU Wellesley Hills invite you  to stand with us this fall to honor Black lives harmed and  lost, those victims of racial violence and injustice, known  and unknown. Please join us for our monthly, 15-minute  silent vigil on the sidewalk in front of 309 Washington  Street. All are welcome to […]

Wake Up, Wellesley Final Session

Date: August 10, 2020

Time: 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Location: Zoom

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All members of our Wellesley and neighboring communities are invited to the final session of Wake Up, Wellesley on Monday, August 10 at 6 PM. In this 90-minute livestream, we are looking to conclude a series of emotional experiences shared and ideas for reform proposed by students and alumni as well as expert guidance solicited […]

Wake Up, Wellesley—Part 1 of 4

Date: June 16, 2020

Time: 6:00 pm

Location: YouTube

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Young Ethnic Scholars invites everyone to “Wake Up, Wellesley” a series of four biweekly, online conference-style discussions on racism in Wellesley, intended to illuminate the injustices and microaggressions that permeate various dimensions of our children’s and our neighbors’ everyday lives. We hope to bring the national dialogue to our home and incite a collaborative effort […]

Interfaith & Multi-Congregational Witness

Date: June 7, 2020

Time: 4:00–5:00 pm

Location: Front Lawn of Wellesley Village Church (corner of Routes 135 & 16)

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United in the conviction that Black Lives Matter, that police brutality and racial injustice must end, and that we are called to pray and work for justice and joy for all people. You are invited to gather safely* in solidarity on the church lawn, sidewalks, church steps and driveway for music, reflection and prayer. We'll […]

Black Lives Matter Protest

Date: May 31, 2020

Time: 4:00 - 4:30 PM

Location: Reidy Field, Wellesley

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20 MINUTE SILENT VIGIL, SOLIDARITY PROTEST AND NEXT ACTIONS WE CAN TAKE. The past few months have been so incredibly difficult as we navigate this pandemic and all the injustice and inequity we see, in our community and all over America. This pain and fear has been exacerbated in witnessing the death of George Floyd […]