Summer Journey Blog!

By Peaceful Means

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Class 22 had a phenomenal time participating in a poetry workshop and learning about Baltimore with By Peaceful Means, a youth empowerment program dedicated to building community through collective action, peace building, and conflict resolution.

Taylor Branch

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Class 22 was thrilled to kick off their journey with award-winning author and historian Taylor Branch, who spoke about the Black/Jewish relationship, the forces that shaped the Civil Rights Movement, and the work that still needs to be done today.

“Ideas alone are not enough,” he said. “The only antidote [to racism] is personal interaction.”