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Published: 9/12/2013


Community Racism Forum at Woodward High School

Photos from a community forum on racism Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013, at Woodward High School in Toledo. The event is sponsored by the Toledo Community Coalition and The Blade. CLICK ANY PHOTO TO ENLARGE AND START SLIDESHOW.

Rev. Dr. Robert Culp speaks. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Rev. Dr. Robert Culp speaks.
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Left to right host Jerry Jones, Baldemar Velasquez, president of the Farm Labor Organizing Committee, Dr. Lorna Gonzales, Race Relations Educator, Rev. Dr. Larry Clark, Pastor of the First United Methodist Church in Sylvania, Lisa McDuffie, President/CEO of YWCA of  Northwest Ohio, and Karen Mathison, President, CEO of The United Way of Northwest Ohio. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Left to right host Jerry Jones, Baldemar Velasquez, president of the Farm Labor Organizing Committee, Dr. Lorna Gonzales, Race Relations ...
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Anti-racist author, educator, and essayist Tim Wise speaks during a community forum on racism. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Anti-racist author, educator, and essayist Tim Wise speaks during a community forum on racism.
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Anti-racist author, educator, and essayist Tim Wise called for residents to explore and examine institutional racism. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Anti-racist author, educator, and essayist Tim Wise called for residents to explore and examine institutional racism.
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Community forum featuring anti-racist author, educator, and essayist Tim Wise followed by a discussion panel with community leaders. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Community forum featuring anti-racist author, educator, and essayist Tim Wise followed by a discussion panel with community leaders....
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People arrive at Woodward High School in Toledo, Ohio. Enlarge | Buy This Photo People arrive at Woodward High School in Toledo, Ohio.
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Former Toledo mayor Jack Ford is greeted by Dr. Majorie Holt. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Former Toledo mayor Jack Ford is greeted by Dr. Majorie Holt.
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Ella Hall of Toledo during a community forum on racism. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Ella Hall of Toledo during a community forum on racism.
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Tim Wise pointed out discriminatory practices in education and the criminal justice system. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Tim Wise pointed out discriminatory practices in education and the criminal justice system.
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John Robinson Block, Publisher and Editor-in-Chief of The Blade, listens during a community forum on racism Thursday. Enlarge | Buy This Photo John Robinson Block, Publisher and Editor-in-Chief of The Blade, listens during a community forum on racism Thursday.
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Rev. Otis Gordon says a prayer. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Rev. Otis Gordon says a prayer.
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Rev. Karen Shepler at the forum. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Rev. Karen Shepler at the forum.
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Jerry Jones speaks at the race forum. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Jerry Jones speaks at the race forum.
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A large crowd listens at Woodward High School. Enlarge | Buy This Photo A large crowd listens at Woodward High School.
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Karen Mathison, President, CEO of The United Way of Northwest Ohio, during the community forum on racism. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Karen Mathison, President, CEO of The United Way of Northwest Ohio, during the community forum on racism.
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Lisa McDuffie, President/CEO of YWCA of  Northwest Ohio. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Lisa McDuffie, President/CEO of YWCA of Northwest Ohio.
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Rev. Dr. Larry Clark, Pastor of the First United Methodist Church in Sylvania. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Rev. Dr. Larry Clark, Pastor of the First United Methodist Church in Sylvania.
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Dr. Lorna Gonzales, Race Relations Educator. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Dr. Lorna Gonzales, Race Relations Educator.
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Baldemar Velasquez, president of the Farm Labor Organizing Committee. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Baldemar Velasquez, president of the Farm Labor Organizing Committee.
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John Robinson Block, Publisher and Editor-in-Chief of The Blade, listens during a community forum on racism. Enlarge | Buy This Photo John Robinson Block, Publisher and Editor-in-Chief of The Blade, listens during a community forum on racism.
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Joseph H. Zerbey IV, President and General Manager of The Blade, is introduced by Jerry Jones. Enlarge | Buy This Photo Joseph H. Zerbey IV, President and General Manager of The Blade, is introduced by Jerry Jones.
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