Racial Justice/Racial Awareness – Book Recommendations

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Unpacking Whiteness Dialogues Summary

 

Session 1:  Making Whiteness Visible 

Video:  Mirrors of Privilege: Making Whiteness Visible https://vimeo.com/105256372

Session 2: Exploring Whiteness 

Reading: The Painful and Liberating Practice of Facing My Own Racism, Courtney E. Martin,  https://onbeing.org/blog/courtney-martin-the-painful-and-liberating-practice-of-facing-my-own-racism/

Session 3: Challenging Ourselves 

Reading: White Fragility, Robin D’Angelo, https://goodmenproject.com/featured-content/white-fragility-why-its-so-hard-to-talk-to-white-people-about-racism-twlm/

Session 4:  Barriers to Connection

Video: How to Overcome Our Biases: Walk Boldly Toward Them, Verna Myers, https://www.ted.com/talks/verna_myers_how_to_overcome_our_biases_walk_boldly_toward_them

Continuing the Work (Session 5)

Video: How to Have a Voice and Lean into Conversations about Race, Amanda Kemp, https://www.youtube.com/embed/IF–2vGj7Tg