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May 30, 2018 - 2:11pm
Starbucks commissioned award-winning PBS filmmaker Stanley Nelson to make a film to show as part of their bias training. Watch the film. 
May 30, 2018 - 9:35am
In our new video campaign — “What’s at Stake?” — we want to hear from you! Tell us what's at stake in your community. Share your thoughts about the power of standing up to hate together in your own video.
May 24, 2018 - 7:56am
Knowing our history is the first step to ensuring we do not repeat it. A new documentary recounts the forced evacuation of over 100,000 Japanese Americans to internment camps during World War II. 
May 15, 2018 - 9:12am
On Thursday, March 29, the City of Claremont’s Teen Committee partnered with Claremont’s Committee on Human Relations to host a screening of Not In Our Town: Manhattan Beach. Attendees talked about the importance of creating safe spaces where victims of intolerance can speak up. 
May 10, 2018 - 7:54am
When members of white supremacist groups began a campaign to hold rallies in Berkeley and Oakland, California, a group of community leaders came up with a way to make a statement that neo-nazis, their hatred and their ideas were not welcome in the East Bay. For the first episode of our new podcast, Not In Our Town gathered the organizers of the poster project at our office in Downtown Oakland to talk with them about their poster project.