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Richmond, Virginia Affiliate Group

OUR VISION

Our vision for the United States is of a just and truthful society that acknowledges and seeks to heal from the racial wounds of the past—from slavery and the many forms of racism it spawned.

OUR MISSION

Coming to the Table provides leadership, resources, and a supportive environment for all who wish to acknowledge and heal wounds from racism that is rooted in the United States' history of slavery. Our approach to achieving our vision and mission involves four interrelated practices...

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Truth Telling

Researching, acknowledging, and sharing personal, family and community histories of race with openness and honesty

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2

Connecting

Connecting to others within and across racial lines in order to develop and deepen relationships

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3

Healing

Exploring how we can heal together through dialogue, reunion, ritual, ceremony, the arts, apology and other methods

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4

Taking Action

Actively seeking to heal the wounds of racial inequality and injustice and to support racial reconciliation between individuals, within families, and in communities

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Upcoming Events

TUESDAY, JULY 21
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
CTTT-RVA 3rd Tuesday Gathering for Conversation Zoom - in the comfort of your home MORE INFO >
TUESDAY, AUGUST 18
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
CTTT-RVA 3rd Tuesday Gathering for Conversation Zoom - in the comfort of your home MORE INFO >
THURSDAY, AUGUST 27
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
CTTT-RVA 4th Thursday ONLINE Book Circle Zoom - in the comfort of your home
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CTTT-RVA News

America, It’s Time for Racial Reckoning
7/01/20
In his famous I Have a Dream speech, Dr. Martin Luther King said, “America has given the Negro people a bad check, a check which h . . . MORE INFO >
Replace Lee with a memorial of reconciliation
6/12/20
To those who persist in believing the statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee had nothing to do with slavery and only was about h . . . MORE INFO >
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Related Articles

As Palmdale Grapples With A Hanging Death, Locals Recall The Area's Racist History
6/30/20 - NPR - EMILY ELENA DUGDALE
The Antelope Valley's decades of entrenched racism have helped fuel the outcry over the death of 24-year-old Robert Fuller, a Blac . . . MORE INFO >
Mississippi Lawmakers Vote To Remove Confederate Emblem From State Flag
6/30/20 - NPR - Christianna Silva
Lawmakers in Mississippi voted to remove the Confederate battle emblem from the state flag on Sunday, clearing the way for Republi . . . MORE INFO >
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CTTT-RVA is a Local Affiliate Group of Coming to the Table.