Charlotte, It’s Too Soon to Talk About Healing

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LU40 Class 4's James E. Ford discusses the Keith Scott shooting in Charlotte Magazine.

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Working Towards Equity in a Cultural Community

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The work of the Arts and Science Council and the cultural community is vital in helping Charlotte address issues of access, equity, racism and structural exclusion.

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#ThisIsOurCharlotte: A Statement of Commitment

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The recent shooting and death of Keith Lamont Scott and the subsequent protests have struck a chord deep within our community. They have surfaced questions of who we are, what we think, how we feel, and what we value.

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Talking Together in Challenging Times

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By now each of you is aware of the shooting that took place in Charlotte on Tuesday afternoon (09.21.16) and the reactions that followed last night and into the early morning. Perhaps you may have followed the various statements that have been issued at Wednesday's press conference and through other media sources. Within a story and circumstance that is sadly all too familiar we confront a story that is part of our national narrative but that will unfold over the next days and weeks in our community. We have a chance to see ourselves within the story - some more directly than others - and to work together for understanding, response and change.

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