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Standing Against Hate

Night Demonstration Against Hate Charlottesville Cropped 8 12 2017

Our condolences go out to the family and friends of Heather Hyer who was killed on Saturday, August 12, in Charlottesville, VA, as she demontrated against a demonstration by "Alt Right" white supremacist groups. She was killed by a white supremacist who drove his car into the crowd of opposing demonstrators. NACRJ honors the stand that Heather took and we stand with her. We stand against the hateful views of white supremacists. We seek an inclusive, safe, just, equitable, and sustainable society based on love and respect for all. We think that vision is what Heather Hyer sought when she stood up again hate in Charlottesville.   

National Conferences

Our 6th NACRJ Conference was held in Oakland, CA on June 16-18, 2017 with three pre-conference training sessions on June 15, 2017.  We had 1,319 attendees, terrific keynote/plenary sessions and cultural performances, nearly 300 presentations, an awards ceremony, and a concert by "dead prez".  

Look for audio recordings of keynotes, interviews, photos and more coming soon to this website.

Check out past NACRJ Conferences (2007, 2009, 2011, 2013, 2015, 2017) from the Conferences tab.

Planning for our 7th NACRJ Conference has begun.  It will be in Denver, CO (June 14-16, 2019) with Pre-Conference Training Sessions on June 13, 2019.  Put it on your calendar.  We want to see you there.

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