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Our Stories

Through the use of media, we can tell stories about almost anything. Thanks to the plethora of tools we have at our disposal, the Social Justice Institute is able to present images, videos and other pieces of information that help us to retell the stories of our past events. 

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Julia Shearson speaking
Two people celebrating think tank
Rebel Diaz and Rhonda Williams
Bakari Kitwana speaking

2015-2016

Race, Food + Justice 2016 - Keynote Address with Elizabeth Yeampierre

Race, Food + Justice 2016 - Keynote Address with Julian Agyeman and Panel on Land Gentrification 

Think Tank 2015 - Keynote Address with Angela Y. Davis

Think Tank 2015: Welcome + Conference Overview

Think Tank 2015 - Educating for Struggle: Empathy

Think Tank 2015 - Educating for Struggle: Social Justice

Think Tank 2015 - Educating for Struggle: Social Transformation

Think Tank 2015 - Educating for Struggle: Rebel Diaz Performance

2014-2015

Power of Diversity Lecture Series - Lee Mun Wah

Police Brutality and the Black Community: A Social Justice Teach-In

Millennials and What It Means to be a Radical Student: A Social Justice Teach-In 

Coalition Building and Solidarity Needs: A Social Justice Teach-In 

2013-2014 

CWRU Social Justice Institute - Open House 2013

CWRU Social Justice Institute Think Tank 2013, Welcome and Conference Overview

CWRU Social Justice Institute Think Tank 2013, Day 1 Keynote 

CWRU Social Justice Institute Think Tank 2013, Plenary Session I 

CWRU Social Justice Institute Think Tank 2013, Plenary Session II 

CWRU Social Justice Institute Think Tank 2013, Plenary Session III 

2012-2013

CWRU Social Justice Institute Think Tank 2013, Closing & Performance-Talk by Jasiri X 

 Race, Food & Justice (Part 1): Analyzing the Urban Food Movement Through a Social Justice Lens

Race, Food & Justice (Part 2): Analyzing the Urban Food Movement Through a Social Justice Lens 

Michelle Alexander - The New Jim Crow Book Lecture (part 2)

 Michelle Alexander - The New Jim Crow Book Lecture (part 1)

Michelle Alexander - The New Jim Crow Book Lecture (part 3)

 Michelle Alexander - The New Jim Crow Book Lecture (part 4)

2011-2012

No Fear book lecture with Dr. Marsha Coleman-Adebayo, April 2012

 2011 Jean Donovan International Social Justice Conference

 

Introduction

2011 Jean Donovan Conference slideshow 

Session I: "God, Power, and Revolution: Politics of Liberation Theology" 

Session II: "Confronting History and State Violence, Then and Now"

 

SJI Student Leadership Conference 2012 - Power Up! 

The inaugural Social Justice Institute student leadership conference, held on April 21, 2012, was created with a specific goal. The purpose of this event is our continuing belief that an intergenerational exchange of ideas between youth, students and active catalysts of social change is crucial for instilling a strong belief in social justice.