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LASR November Book Club

We will be reading and discussing Ta-Nehisi Coates’ critically acclaimed, Between the World and Me. It is written as a letter to the author's teenage son about the feelings, symbolism, and realities associated with being Black in the United States. And, the HBO special, based on the book, will be released November 21st.

Know Your Rights

Please join the Tacoma Urban League and Lawyers Against Systemic Racism for a presentation on Knowing Your Rights: -Protests Do's & Don'ts -Contact with Law Enforcement -How to Invoke Your Rights

LASR October Book Club

Get or download a copy of Kiese Laymon’s, Heavy, a powerful memoir addressing racism, poverty, violence, and obesity, and join us for a discussion on October 24th at 10 a.m. on Zoom. Feel free to post any thoughts or comments as you read/listen.