World War II: Black Soldiers and Veterans Workshop

The Civil Rights & Restorative Justice Project met for their spring workshop World War II: Black Soldiers and Veterans on May 17, 2023. During the workshop, students and staff heard from Matthew Delmont,…

Building the Record for Reparations 

On March 15, CRRJ hosted the virtual panel, Building the Record for Reparations. The event was organized by the Racial Redress and Reparations Lab at CRRJ. Panelists addressed the importance of understanding and building a historical record to support the development of reparative responses to historical harms.

Reparations: The Constitutional Law Landscape

CRRJ hosted a virtual panel, Reparations: The Constitutional Law Landscape, organized by the Racial Redress and Reparations Lab at CRRJ, in partnership with the Dukakis Center at Northeastern University, and the Black Reparations Project at Mills College Northeastern.

Journalists at the Frontlines

Erika Howard: FRONTLINE’s Un(re)solved multimedia project. On November 14, 2022, CRRJ hosted the event, Reckoning with Historical Injustice: Journalists at the Frontlines, featuring Erika Howard, Director of Impact Strategy and External Relations at…

Courts and the Abolition Movement

On July 21, 2021, CRRJ hosted a workshop series event with Matthew Clair, Assistant Professor of Sociology and (by courtesy) Law at Stanford University, and Amanda Woog, Executive Director of Texas Fair Defense Project.

Black Ghosts of Empire: The Long Death of Slavery and the Problem of Emancipation

On March 21, 2021, CRRJ hosted a workshop series event with Kris Manjapra, Associate Professor of History at Tufts.

Workshop Series: Maryland Lynching Truth and Reconciliation Commission

On March 17, 2021, CRRJ hosted a workshop series event with Maya Davis about the Maryland Lynching Truth and Reconciliation Commission.

CRRJ Workshop Series – 2019

Bringing together researchers, students, and invited guests in the fields of civil rights and historical injustices, the workshop series is designed to discuss new research projects in an informal setting. A short presentation…

Digital Red Records

On January 26, 2018, CRRJ hosted “Digital Red Records”, a workshop on digital collections covering historical racial violence in the united states. Held at Northeastern University School of Law, the workshop brought together…

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