"Robert’s Americans Who Tell the Truth has become a distinctive and profound way of teaching American History and American Thought...His work will help us advance towards common understanding and tolerance."
"I want the young adults I’m teaching to gain a true understanding of not only what happens during times of injustice, but most importantly, why these events are allowed to unfold. "
"We had a "dinner party" with students sharing their biographies with each other as if they were the person they studied. It was fantastic to "see" Zinn sitting next to Chomsky sitting next to Mother Jones sitting next to Woody Guthrie!"
"Robert Shetterly's portraits cut to the chase in a compelling way. Students could access the profound sentiments that these portraits represent."
December 7, 2014
Blue Hill Public Library
November 15, 2014
Unity College, Student Activities Center, 90 Quaker Hill Rd., Unity Maine
September 12 - October 31, 2014
Chapel Ln, Plymouth, NH 03264
October 14, 2014
The Marcum Hotel and Conference Center, 351 N Fisher Dr, Oxford, OH 45056
Olin Arts Center Auditorium, 75 Russell Street, BATES COLLEGE Lewiston, ME
September 19 - 20, 2014
The Capshaw-Spielberg Center for Arts & Educational Justice, Herb Alpert Educational Village, 3131 Olympic Blvd, Santa Monica 90404
September 12 - 14, 2014
Kentucky Dam State Park - Gilbertsville, KY
Truth and Reconciliation in Maine: The harm done to Wabanaki children and how the Wabanaki/Maine partnership promotes healing
August 7, 2014
Delano Hall, Maine Maritime Academy, Castine, Maine
June 30 - July 20, 2014
Winter Harbor, Maine, 207-963-2569
Rockport Opera House
Americans Who Tell the Truth and the Maine Association for Middle Level Education launch The Samantha Smith Challenge for service learning and engaged citizenship.
The Moon magazine publishes an interview with Robert Shetterly, founder of the Americans Who Tell the Truth project.
In April 2014, Robert Shetterly and Americans Who Tell the Truth board member, Dud Hendrick, were invited to accompany Lily Yeh to Palestine as part of a Barefoot Artists project.
Founder of Operation Breaking Stereotypes and AWTT Director of Education, Connie Carter, talks about the history of OBS in this Bangor Daily News article.
Brooksville, Maine -- On January 31, the United States Postal Service will unveil a new postage stamp honoring Shirley Chisholm.
This letter about the Maine Wabanaki-State Child Welfare Truth and Reconciliation Commission by Arla Patch and Robert Shetterly was first published in the Lewiston Sun Journal.
Twenty Mount Desert Island (ME) and Bronx Academy of Letters (NY) students met for five days at MDI High School and worked on a powerful project about hate language in their schools andcommunities.
The government has it right. Bradley Manning is guilty -- but not for the crimes they convicted him for. If his crime was defending democracy, guilty. If his crime was defending justice and morality, guilty. Exposing the truth, guilty.Pvt.