Fri, May 31 | The Truth & Titus Collective

Introduction to Racial Equity

If you have a passion for fairness and a willingness to get involved, but you're not sure how to start... If you have lived experience but not a lot of formal training in issues of diversity, equity, and inclusion... Join us Friday 1-5 and Saturday 9-3. Attendance both days is required.
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Introduction to Racial Equity

Time & Location

May 31, 2019, 1:00 PM – Jun 01, 2019, 3:00 PM
The Truth & Titus Collective, 765 Upton Avenue, Springfield, MI, USA

About The Event

This day and half seminar will take place Friday, May 31, 1:00-5:00 p.m. and Saturday, June 1, 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. Attendance both days is required.

Intro to Racial Equity is designed to help people who are interested in learning more about racial equity but haven't had a lot of formal training yet. In this seminar we will:

  • Co-create a space to practice healthier ways of interacting with each other
  • Deepen our understanding of key terms related to equity
  • Define oppression and -isms
  • Explore the four levels of racism and oppression
  • Talk about our own social identities
  • Experience race-based caucus space
  • Have challenging conversations across difference in a safe container
  • Leave with new (and renewed) curiosity, connection, and commitment

Racial identity is used as an entry point for exploration and will be discussed throughout the seminar; however, race is not our only identity marker, and we will explore how race intersects with various other identities as well. Participants should be ready to think about class, gender, sexual orientation, religion, age, and more. We invite you to come with all your questions, and come prepared to build and strengthen relationships.

Coffee, tea, snacks and water will be provided. Please bring your own lunch on Saturday.

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  • Intro to Racial Equity

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