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P-SPAN – Cracking the Codes — The System of Racial Inequity

1 October 2013

Filmmaker Shakti Butler, Ph.D. presented her film “Cracking the Codes — The System of Racial Inequity” to students and faculty at Merritt College on September 20, 2013.

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Cracking the Codes: The System of Racial Inequity screening and discussion at the Laney College Forum

4 September 2013

Join us September 13 from 10am until 1pm in the Laney College Forum for a screening and discussion of the film “Cracking the Codes: the System of Racial Inequity”. Filmmaker Dr. Shakti Butler will help us develop a deeper conversation about the role of race in our society.

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Peralta Community College District Diversity Initiative: Cracking the Codes

29 August 2013

We are pleased to announce the Cracking the Codes: Deepening the Conversation on Race diversity initiative for Peralta Colleges.  This workshop is designed for our campus communities to reframe and deepen the conversation on race.  Through multi-media, dialogue, and other participatory methods, Dr. Shakti Butler, will guide participants to foster collective engagement and build adaptive leadership skills that can illumine pathways toward healing, equity, and a more sustainable future.  Dr. Butler is a renowned racial justice speaker, educator, and filmmaker. 

Participants will gain:

  • A practical framework for understanding and creating positive dialogue around deconstructing systemic racial inequities.
  • Strengthen relationships with allies across Peralta who seek to promote equity through collective impact work.

The event is free and open to all students, staff, faculty and administrators.  Please see the attached schedule date/time for your College.

Please contact Tamika M. Brown for more information at:

For more information on Dr. Butler’s new film, Cracking the Codes, please visit

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