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What's Going On? September Edition

  • Shut Up and Eat 3848 Southeast Gladstone Street Portland, OR, 97202 United States (map)

Join us on Wednesday September 7th at Shut Up and Eat (SE 39th and Gladstone) at 6pm for our monthly discussion group.  We will be chatting each month about current events and issues currently in the news.  This month we will be talking about the US Department of Justice'smove to eliminate the use of Private Prisons.  We will be using an article from the Atlantic (http://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2016/08/end-of-private-prison-contracts-with-federal-government/496469/) as our primer, with an additional deep dive article on "The Black Family in an Age of Mass Incarceration".  If you don't have the time to read the articles do not worries all are welcome at the conversation.   

Earlier Event: September 4
16th Sunday after Pentecost
Later Event: September 11
17th Sunday after Pentecost