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Forum on Racial Profiling

Forum on Racial Profiling

Wednesday, June 5, 2013 - 10:00pm to 11:30pm
Police stop youth of color while letting white you speed by

Racial profiling is an all too common occurance in RI.  PrYSM youth act out the scenario.

Photo: ACLU-RI / Hillary Davis

On Wednesday June 5th, 2013 at 6pm the RI Racial Profiling Coalition, in partnership with the Africana Studies Department at Brown University and the Center for the Study of Slavery and Justice at Brown University, cordially invite you to attend a Community Forum on Racial Profiling.

Facilitated by Dr. Corey DB Walker, Chair of the Africana Studies Department at Brown University, and held in the historic Rites & Reasons Theatre (155 Angell Street, Providence, RI), the Community Forum will include from representatives from the community, youth, political, policy and law enforcement communities and will focus on instigating a positive and comprehensive dialogue about the issue of Racial Profioling and how it impacts the Rhode Island community as a whole.

This event is free and open to the public. For more information please contact or Martha Yager at

Contact Information: 


Rites and Reason Theater
155 Angell St
Providence , RI