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NEIPJC’s Open Office Hours
THROUGH AUGUST 20
Monday, Wednesday, Friday: Noon – 3:00 PM
Tuesday & Thursday: 3:00 – 6:00 PM
Saturday: 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
BEGINNING AUGUST 21
Monday 3-6 pm
Tuesday Noon-3 pm
Thursday 3-6 pm
Friday Noon-3 pm
Saturday 10- Noon
The Northeast Iowa Peace & Justice Center is a nonprofit organization creating initiatives to promote peace, human rights, local resilience and social and environmental justice. We incubate new ideas, offer resources and serve as a catalyst for action in Northeast Iowa
Today, I will be dissecting the black stereotypes that black people currently face. The black body in contemporary America is one that is tarnished. A black body is merely a chattel body, one that is scarred from the treacherous history it has endured. Police brutality runs rampant amongst a population that is already marginalized. It seems that everything in the system is meant to oppress black individuals.