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Ticket sales end today for The Mirror’s ‘Small State, Big Debate: Race’ event

Small State, Big Debate: Race

Ticket sales end today for The Connecticut Mirror’s annual event, “Small State, Big Debate: Race” on Oct. 6 at Fairfield University. The full event will feature New York Times columnist Charles Blow as the keynote speaker and also includes sessions on criminal justice with discussions on the governor’s “second-chance society” and policy research. Continue Reading →

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CT foundation helps Library of Congress commemorate civil rights struggle

This flag from the 20's flew over the NAACP headquarters.

WASHINGTON — With a $500,000 grant, the Connecticut-based Newman’s Own Foundation has helped fund a special exhibit at the Library of Congress that includes more than 200 items and 70 audio-visual recordings illustrating the centuries of struggle for racial equality of African Americans and other minorities. Continue Reading →

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