CIARS Town Hall Series

Rising up During Covid-19: Solidarity, Anti-Black Racism and Health

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Join the Centre for Integrative Anti-Racism Studies for a Zoom Town Hall “Rising up During COVID-19: Solidarity, Anti-Black Racism and Health” on Wednesday, July 15, for a discussion that will contribute to an ongoing collective conversation on the convergence of multiple crises, including COVID-19, race and health impacts, police brutality and the most recent global uprisings. The Town Hall will begin at 6:00 p.m. Eastern. This is an important moment of transformation, please register to join these crucial collective conversations before spaces fill-up!

Media Sponsor: Advocate Papers 

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About the Speakers

Olivia Chow 

Professor at Ryerson University, founder of Institute for Change Leaders at RU and former MP/city councillor

Cheryl Prescod

Executive Director, Black Creek Community Health Centre

Paul Taylor

Executive Director, FoodShare Toronto

Kathy Lewis

Curriculum Leader for Equity, Student Engagement and Achievement and TDSB Educator

Dr. Onye Nnorom

Family Doctor and Public Health & Preventive Medicine Specialist

Ezi Odozor


Student Support Specialist and Writer

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