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Racial Justice Shabbat: Reparations with presenter Alona Weimer
Friday, April 16, 2021 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

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The Tikkun Olam Circle hosts
Racial Justice Shabbat on
Learn together in community about reparations. What is the history of reparations in the United States? What does reparations to African Americans mean? Why is it important? Why now?
Friday April 16 at 7pm
Presentation followed by Q&A discussion

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Presenter Alona Weimer (she/her) is a white Ashkenazi community organizer, educator, and archivist. She received her B.A. in Black Studies from Brandeis University before becoming a racial justice organizer and trainer with Jewish communities across Boston. In 2019, Alona created the Talmud + Reparations Project with support from Hebrew College and the Hadar Institute. Alona is an alum of Yeshivat Hadar, JOIN for Justice, and Fulbright Germany.
This program is supported in part by a grant from the Deerfield, Gill, Greenfield, Montague, Northfield and Shelburne cultural councils, local agencies
which are supported by the Mass Cultural Council, a state agency.