Center for the Healing of Racism

A panel discussion and dialogue about the continuing impact of slavery Center Member Barbara Paige will share her reflections on her family’s 2019 Year of Return trip to Ghana in memory of the 400th anniversary of the arrival of the first enslaved Africans in the Jamestown Colony....

Please join us for a presentation by Kristian Caballero about community organizing and coalition building around gentrification and fair housing.  A dialogue will follow.   This presentation is inspired by the work of the Houston Coalition for Equitable Development without Displacement, whose mission is to...

The Center for the Healing of Racism Presents The Fifth Annual Dialogue on the Plantations Touring Whitney Plantation (Wallace, LA) Laura Plantation (Vacheri, LA) and St. Joseph Plantation (Vacherie, LA) Saturday-Sunday, March 21-22, 2020 Departure: 6:30 AM, Alabama & Crawford, HCC Parking Lot 14 Return: Sunday, ~7:00 PM $299 Per Person, Double Occupancy (includes roundtrip...

The Center for the Healing of Racism, in partnership with LHI,  invites you to a screening of “Two Spirits,” an award- winning documentary film.  The film, which will be followed by a dialogue, interweaves the tragic story of a mother’s loss of her son with...

The Center for the Healing of Racism presents A Way Forward A conference at Houston Community College - Central Campus October 18-19, 2019 Conference Highlights “Are we really ready to talk about racism?” with Cherry Steinwender and Laura Gallier, Co-Directors of the Center. Kristian Caballero, from Texas Appleseed, will describe...

The Center for the Healing of Racism Presents  Dialogue:Racism:  Continuing the Journey October 12, 2019 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM 3412 Crawford St. @ Holman St. Prerequisite: Only people that attended Dialogue:  Racism in the past   Group Size:  30 Participants  Workshop Goals: To allow past participants of Dialogue:Racism to further examine the most pervasive...

In recognition of National Hispanic Heritage Month The Center for the Healing of Racism Invites you to a film screening and dialogue about The Longoria Affair Three Rivers, Texas, 1945. The only funeral home in town refused to hold a wake for Felix Longoria, a decorated Mexican...

“Men hate each other because they fear each other, and they fear each other because they don’t know each other, and they don’t know each other because they are often separated from each other.” Dr. Martin Luther King. The Center for the Healing of Racism offers Dialogue:...