Open Door Project

Community Conversation

"Free Speech and Dissent in Today's Political Climate"

“Free Speech and Dissent in Today’s Political Climate”
Megan Block and Mike Healey, attorneys representing the Greater Pittsburgh Chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), will discuss the set of guarantees protected by the First Amendment and how free speech goes hand-in-hand with engaged citizenship.

Pamela W. Connelly, Vice Chancellor for Diversity and Inclusion at the University of Pittsburgh, will provide introductory remarks.



I'm Not Racist...Am I? Film Screening and Workshop

The Dietrich School’s Open Door Project presents:

The Movie and Q &A 2:30 – 4:30 p.m.

I'm Not Racist... Am I? is a feature documentary by Point Made Films following a diverse group of teens through a yearlong exploration to get at the heart of racism. Through some tense and painful moments, we see how these difficult conversations affect their relationships with friends and parents, and ultimately challenge them to look deep within themselves.