Panel: Breaking the myth of meritocracy

In the first edition of the "Uncomfortable Conversations" event series, cohosted by Little Giant, Next City and WHYY, local scholars, activists and community leaders will discuss the trauma and loss created in communities of color by consistent exclusion and lack of access to resources through systemic methods such as redlining.

Where: WHYY at 150 N. 6th St., 19106

When: December 9, 2017 from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

How much: Free with RSVP


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