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Location 4251 S. Campbell Ave, Arlington, Virginia, 22206Here is a much longer 25 sentence paragraph about the ACTOR event and why people should attend: ACTOR (A Continuing Talk on Race) is a groundbreaking public discussion series that fearlessly tackles the comp
Date Sunday, July 28, 2024 at 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Duration   1 hours
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ACTOR (A Continuing Talk on Race) is a groundbreaking public discussion series that fearlessly tackles the complex and often uncomfortable topics of race, class, and culture, fostering an environment of open and honest dialogue. Scheduled for July 28th, 2024 at 5:00 PM in the vibrant heart of Shirlington, Arlington, this event provides a rare and invaluable opportunity for individuals from all walks of life to come together and share their perspectives and experiences without fear of judgment or repercussion. Held at the conveniently located 4251 S. Campbell Ave, the venue promises a welcoming and inclusive atmosphere, where attendees can engage in thought-provoking conversations that challenge preconceived notions and shed light on the multifaceted nature of these sensitive yet crucial issues. The organizers of ACTOR understand that conversations about race can be challenging and emotionally charged, but they firmly believe that by creating a safe space for respectful discourse, we can foster greater understanding, empathy, and appreciation for the richness of our multicultural society. Attendees can expect to be challenged, educated, and perhaps even uncomfortable at times, as deeply rooted beliefs and assumptions are questioned and examined from new angles. However, the ultimate goal is to leave feeling enlightened, refreshed, and inspired to take meaningful action toward positive change, both within themselves and in their communities. What truly sets ACTOR apart is its commitment to exploring a new thought-provoking topic each month, ensuring that the discussions remain fresh, relevant, and engaging, reflecting the ever-evolving social and political landscape. By bringing together individuals from diverse backgrounds, ages, and walks of life, the event aims to break down barriers, dispel misconceptions, and promote a deeper appreciation for the complexities and nuances that shape our individual and collective experiences. Whether you're a seasoned activist, a student seeking to broaden your horizons, or simply someone with a genuine desire to learn and grow, ACTOR promises an intellectually stimulating and emotionally resonant experience that will leave a lasting impact.

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