Congregation Beth Chaim presents Race Talk (1 of 3)

Jews and Blacks in the Civil Rights Era and Now: Midrash and Fact

Led by Billy Planer (Etgar 36)

Thursday, August 13


Join Billy Planer (Etgar 36) and explore the complex reality of the relationship between the Jewish and Black communities during the Civil Rights era. Together, we will explore historical events that shaped Jewish activism and participation (or lack thereof) on both sides of the movement, and how this complicated history reverberates today.

Programs are free and open to the community. Please see for the zoom link; password required, email


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