Christian Picciolini is an award-winning television producer, public speaker, author, peace advocate, and former violent extremist. Christian chronicles his involvement and exit from the early American white-supremacist skinhead movement in his memoir “White American Youth.” He now leads the Free Radicals Project, a global extremism prevention and disengagement network and has helped over 300 individuals leave hate behind. He showcases his disengagement work in a second book, “Breaking Hate: Confronting the New Culture of Extremism,” to be published in February 2020 by Hachette Books, as well as the MSNBC documentary series of the same name. For more information contact HERC at 414-963-2710. Free and open to the public. Book sale and signing to follow.
Generously Sponsored By: Betty Chrustowski Congregation Shalom’s Harry B & Marcelle Goodman Memorial Fund for Social & Cultural Programming Kennedy Barnett Lifelong Learning Fund Becky & Bill Komisar Werner L. Loewenstein Memorial Endowment Marilyn & Brad Shovers
Co-Sponsors: Boswell Book Company Congregation Shalom Nathan and Esther Pelz Holocaust Education Resource Center (HERC)
Sun. March 29, 2020
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