September 1, 2021: Vel Phillips Forum: Episode 1: History, Censorship and the Culture Wars


Sep 1, 2021 12:00 PM in Central Time (US and Canada)

History, Censorship and the Culture Wars. Why are politicians suddenly attempting to create legislation governing school curricula? What is Critical Race Theory? How is this affecting our children and schools? Join panelists Dr. Nat Godley, Angela Harris, Dr. Robert Smith, and Tomika Vukovic as we explore this topic. The host is Emilio De Torre of the Milwaukee Turners.

Dr. Nat Godley teaches classes on world history, the Middle East, migration, and colonialism at Alverno College. He is also active in local civil liberties and antiracism circles.

Angela Harris – Angela Harris is a 4th year, first-grade teacher at Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. African American Immersion School and chairwoman of the Black Educators Caucus in Milwaukee, WI.

Dr. Robert S. Smith is Professor of History and the Director of the Center for Urban Research, Teaching & Outreach at Marquette University. His research and teaching interests explore the intersections of race and law.

Tomika Vukovic is the Finance and Administration Manager for the Milwaukee Turners. She is an Alderwoman for the City of Glendale and is also on their Police Commission and School Board.

Host: Emilio De Torre, Executive Director, Milwaukee TurnersTime

Sep 1, 2021 12:00 PM in Central Time (US and Canada)

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