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Lecture: Richard Rothstein, Author of The Color of Law

October 12, 2017
4:00 pmto5:00 pm

Richard Rothstein, author of The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America, is coming to Newark and Philadelphia. In his book, Mr. Rothstein uncovers the often-forgotten history of how policies of federal, state, and local governments intentionally created residential segregation. Mr. Rothstein is a research associate at the Economic Policy Institute, a fellow at the Thurgood Marshall Institute of the NAACP, and a former New York Times columnist.

LaSalle University in Philadelphia will host Mr. Rothstein on October 10, 2017 at 6pm. This event will be held at Founders’ Hall Auditorium, 723 North Wister Street, Philadelphia. This is a free event, but guests are asked to register for planning purposes.

Mr. Rothstein will also be a guest lecturer at Rutgers University Honors College, Esterly Lounge, 2nd Floor Engelhard Hall, Rutgers-Newark on October 12, 2017 at 4pm. This is also a free event, no registration is necessary.

Location: Rutgers University Honors College, Esterly Lounge (2nd Floor), Englehard Hall, Rutgers-Newark

No registration necessary

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