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Cultural Awareness Night: Slavery by Another Name

You are invited to the screening of, Slavery by Another Name. Based on the Pulitzer-Prize-winning book by Douglas Blackmon. By 1865, despite the promise of the Emancipation Proclamation, the Thirteenth Amendment, and the Confederate defeat in the Civil War, many … Continue reading

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Lessons from Ferguson: A Conversation on Race

The Moscow Human Rights Commission — The Palouse community is invited to attend a panel that will discuss questions regarding the events in Ferguson, Missouri, and their impact on our culture. These events in Ferguson highlight the issues relating to race and racism … Continue reading

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2015 | Rosa Parks Human Rights Achievement Award Nominations are Now Being Accepted

The Latah County Human Rights Task Force is requesting nominations for the 2015 Rosa Parks Human Rights Achievement Awards. Two recipients are selected for this award each year and the awards are presented at the Martin Luther King Jr. Human … Continue reading

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Washington State University: The Dream Behind Bars

  PULLMAN, WA., — Washington State University’s MLK Program presents their 28th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Community Celebration. Including the presentation of the MLK Distinguished Service Award, Angela Y. Davis, scholar and activist, will be the celebration’s keynote speaker. … Continue reading

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Connections & Communications – December 2014

The new edition of the NWCHR Newsletter: Connections & Communications is now available!  Check out what our members are doing and how you can get involved! Connections & Communications: December 2014  

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Native American Heritage Month: Rock Your Mocs

Friday, November 14th 2014. The University of Idaho, Native Center invites you to help us celebrate worldwide, “Rock Your Mocs” Day. Come join us for the refreshments and pictures, and see moccasins created by the U of I Native students. “Rock Your … Continue reading

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WSU Stands Against Poverty during Poverty Awareness Week 2014

PULLMAN, Wash. – Each year, the Washington State University Center for Civic Engagement (CCE) invites students, staff, faculty and community members to help raise awareness on issues of poverty during the week before Thanksgiving break, November 16-22, 2014. Throughout this … Continue reading

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MY ENEMY (ME)

You are invited to join the Moscow community in an interactive art experience: San Francisco artist Yisrael K. Feldsott and a team of creative spirits will be bringing MY ENEMY (ME) to Moscow for a one-day interactive art installation on … Continue reading

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Vandal Alum presents “The Project to End Human Trafficking”

Lynsie Clott, Program Manager of The Project to End Human Trafficking (PEHT), is hosting “Human Trafficking 101: Unveiling slavery in the Northwest” on Monday, September 9th. The event will be held at the 1912 Center in Moscow at 7pm. Some … Continue reading

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Tipi How-To Workshop

Join us July 11, from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. at Human Rights Education Institute: Tipi How-To Workshop! The Human Rights Education Institute is proud to partner with the Coeur d’Alene Tribe on a special tipi-building workshop at the institute. … Continue reading

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