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28 May, 2021

International Speaker Series Video: Irshad Manji

In February, the Shift Lab co-hosted influential thinker Irshad Manji, author of `Don`t Label Me: An Incredible Conversation for Divided Times`alongside the Edmonton Public Library and the University of Alberta`s Peter Lougheed Leadership Institute.

Irshad is the author of several books on contemporary political affairs, the recipient of numerous awards and the founder of the Moral Courage Institute.

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Addressing racism and discrimination continue to be identified as a critical piece of the puzzle in how we reach the big goal of ending poverty in a generation in Edmonton. Building on the work of many local initiatives, the diverse collective making up the Edmonton Shift Lab is stewarding an exploration to develop potential service, policy, system and community action prototypes that will help reduce racism as it contributes to poverty. We want to be bold and explore how to Shift ideas. Shift attitudes. Shift systems and Shift into new ways of solution finding with community.