2001-10-14 Holland Sentinel Professor talks about racism

Professor talks about racism
Holland Sentinel

Hope College assistant professor of history, Dr. Fred Johnson 111, will talk on “The Roots of Racism and It’s continuing Legacy” at 7 p.m. Tuesday at St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church, 13th Street and Maple Avenue. His talk is sponsored by the Community Action Team of the 2001 Ottawa Area Summit on Racism. Johnson will examine the historical roots of racism in America, the ways it has been perpetuated and strengthened, its contemporary manifestations and efforts that attempt to minimize racism’s influence.