Showing Up for Racial Justice (SURJ) Reading Group 2.0
Join us for a 8-Month Reading Group beginning Thursday, February 9, 2017 from 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. (Meetings are on 2nd Thursday’s for 8-Months)
Month #1: What is at stake in anti-racism work?
Month #2: What are the costs of racism to white people?
Month #3: The Abolition of Enslavement
Month #4: Montgomery Bus Boycott
Month #5: Little Rock Nine
Month #6: Multi-racial Organizing
Month #7: Showing Up Imbalanced and Incomplete
Month #8: Showing Up From a Place of Love and Solidarity
For more information contact: Marie Francis at email@example.comSURJ Poster 2.0
READING MATERIAL – SURJ General2.0Curriculum
Showing Up for Racial Justice (SURJ) Reading Group 1.0
Are you interested in building an anti-racism collective? A reading group will meet monthly at UUCSV to work through the 1.0 Showing Up For Racial Justice curriculum available on Whiteawake.org.
Month #1: Develop group norms; Share personal stories
Month #2: Structural racism/white supremacy, and how this is distinct from individual bias
Month #3: Race as a “social construct” and a “divide and rule” strategy
Month #4: How, when, and why did our families become White?
Month #5: What historical policies created the racial wealth gap?
Month #6: The Cost of Racism to White People
Month #7: Collective Liberation and the Work Ahead
To sign up, join us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/shenandoahvalleyracialjustice/
Then RSVP to the 1.0 Curriculum Sign Up event and take the meeting times poll here: https://www.facebook.com/events/229843080809396/
Not on Facebook? Email Marie at firstname.lastname@example.orgSURJ Poster 1.0 2v
READING MATERIAL – SURJ Showing Up for Racial Justice 1.0