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Brotherhood Meeting with Speaker Richard Rothstein

  • Peninsula Temple Beth El 1700 Alameda de las Pulgas San Mateo, CA 94403 (map)

Open to All Temple Members

PTBE Brotherhood Speaker Series presents Berkeley Professor Richard Rothstein, speaking on 'Education, Race, and Ethnicity.' 

Rothstein is the author of 'The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How Our Government Segregated America.' The book provides a national perspective on his recent work that documented the history of state-sponsored residential segregation. 

Richard Rothstein is a Senior Fellow at UC Berkeley's Haas Institute, a distinguished fellow of the Economic Policy Institute where he works on foreign policy issues of education and race, and a Senior Fellow (Emeritus) at the NAACP Legal Defense Fund's Thurgood Marshall Institute.  He was formerly a Senior Fellow at UC Berkeley School of Law's Chief Justice Earl Warren Institute on Law and Social Policy until the institute closed at the end of 2015.

Signed copies of 'The Color of Law' will be available at meeting for purchase . 

Earlier Event: March 31
BEW Gift Shop Passover Faire
Later Event: April 14
BEW's Pre-Seder Celebration