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May 20, 2022 - 8:32am
“This moment demands a collective sense of will and commitment – and a plan for anti-hate training and community engagement throughout the country,” said Patrice O’Neill, founder of Not In Our Town (NIOT), a national organization working to stop hate, address bullying, and build safe, inclusive communities.
May 19, 2022 - 9:41am
Repairing the World: Stories from the Tree of Life recently had its World Premiere at the Pittsburgh JFilm Festival on May 5, 2022 and won the “Best Documentary” audience award at the festival.
April 28, 2022 - 8:52am
Not In Our Town is pleased to announce the World Premiere of our new documentary feature Repairing the World: Stories From the Tree of Life. Our film is the Centerpiece Film at the 2022 Pittsburgh JFilm Festival, which will screen in-person at the AMC Waterfront on Thursday, May 5 at 7 PM.
March 23, 2022 - 4:05pm
This Interactive Learning Community event for educators will provide strategies to address interpersonal and institutional bias. Participants will have the opportunity to develop an action plan to build an inclusive school community. This event will be limited to 50 participants and run for approximately 1 hour in length. The event is Tuesday, April 26, at 4 PT / 7 ET.
March 15, 2022 - 9:29am
Writer and researcher Shayna Han reflects on the Atlanta spa shootings one year later in this moving post. "The outpouring of support is short-lived and people are not interested in addressing the root causes of this societal problem," she writes, calling for effective, lasting progress on addressing anti-Asian bias and preventing anti-Asian hate crimes.