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November Book Excerpts – Hate: Why We Should Resist It with Free Speech, Not Censorship
November 12 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Join us on a monthly conversation series as we explore ideas from leading authors for building a more equal and united future. Hosted by the JCC’s Center for Loving Kindness, Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh – CivicCLP, and the Squirrel Hill Urban Coalition.
Book Conversation Dates:
First Thursday of the month, 6:30-7:30 PM (October 7, November 4, and December 2) – Zoom
Second Friday of the month, 1:00-2:00 PM* (October 8, November 12, and December 10) – In Person
- October’s conversations explore Sally Kohn’s The Opposite of Hate: A Field Guide to Repairing Our Humanity
- November’s conversations explore Nadine Strossen’s Hate: Why We Should Resist It with Free Speech, Not Censorship
- December’s conversations explore Valarie Kaur’s See No Stranger: A Memoir and Manifesto of Revolutionary Love
Each book will be the focus of conversation on both scheduled Thursday and Friday of each month. Pick the day/time that works best for you.
Note: You only need to RSVP once. We anticipate these events being hybrid so that you can join in-person at the JCC-Squirrel Hill or on Zoom, and we plan to email you the meeting details closer to event.
*Safety for all is our priority; we will follow the guidance of the CDC, the Allegheny County Health Department, and the Pittsburgh Regional Health Initiative and will clarify details with registered participants. Regardless of potential in-person challenges, we are fully committed to hosting the events on Zoom.