Posts Tagged ‘Justice’

The Justice Conference

Post a Comment » Written on February 18th, 2013     
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 The Justice Conference is a 2-Day annual conference taking place in
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on February 22-23, 2013

This event promotes dialogue around justice related issues such as human trafficking, slavery, poverty, HIV/AIDS and human rights, featuring internationally acclaimed speakers, and



Justice for Families

Post a Comment » Written on October 17th, 2012     
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The Compassion, Mercy, and Justice department of the ECC recently forwarded us an email about a great organization devoted to justice. Justice for Families (J4F) is a national alliance of local organizations working to end our nation’s youth incarceration epidemic.


Education

1 Comment » Written on May 7th, 2012     
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Reflection by Dominique Gilliard:

Watch this video.

In the midst of exploring the existing impediments to accessing quality education domestically, one of the most pervasive yet least talked about hindrances to doing this is a twofold quandary which manifest



Makes you say “hm”

1 Comment » Written on May 2nd, 2012     
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At CHIC this summer we are exploring the hot topic of education.

Please take some time to click through these various articles and leave a note. No agenda is being pushed from our office, we just want to begin a



Miss Representation

Post a Comment » Written on April 4th, 2012     
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The documentary Miss Representation, by Jennifer Siebel Newsom, premiered at the 2011 Sundance Film Festival, and aired on OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network.

The film explores how the media’s misrepresentations of women have led to the underrepresentation of women



Slavery By Another Name

Post a Comment » Written on March 28th, 2012     
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I only recently was made aware of a PBS documentary entitled Slavery By Another Name. The website describes it as

…a 90-minute documentary that challenges one of Americans’ most cherished assumptions: the belief that slavery in this country ended



Read: The New Jim Crow

Post a Comment » Written on March 19th, 2012     
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This winter I read “The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness” by Michelle Alexander. I’d heard about the book months earlier and had been intrigued by the title. Many others have read the book and I …


NP Justice Summit and Chicago Reload

Post a Comment » Written on March 2nd, 2012     
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March 23 and 24, 2012

Engaging faith and practice for the cause of justice

University Ministries and the Center for Youth Ministry Studies at North Park University invite you to be challengedinspired, andtransformed by the



It’s Just Music, Right?

2 comments Written on February 13th, 2012     
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Dominique DuBois Gilliard serves as an adjunct professor at North Park Theological Seminary in Chicago where he is also working towards his Master’s of Divinity.  Dominique is an itinerant minister that facilitates discipleship sessions on community development, multiculturalism, reconciliation, and


NP Justice Summit and Reload Chicago

Post a Comment » Written on February 9th, 2012     
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