Book Discussion: The New Jim Crow - Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness by Michelle Alexander. Books will placed on hold at OPPL Main Branch in the lobby book discussion group area. Limited copies available for checkout. We will explore our individual reactions to and thoughts about the book to gain a more accurate sense of American history and current events and cultivate ideas on how to address present issues.
Happy 60th Birthday, Pres Obama .. and many more! :)
Wishing a very happy birthday to our 44th president, Barack Obama. Here in Illinois August 4 is #BarackObamaDay, in honor of your service to our state and our nation. Proud to have served with you in the Illinois Senate way back when. ... See MoreSee Less