This eRetreat offers participants the opportunity to develop their understanding of what racism, white supremacy, and white privilege are, and how they are embedded in our society, Quaker meetings, and lives. You will gain knowledge of historical and current realities of racial oppression in the United States and explore how Quaker faith and practice and provide grounding, tools, and fire for our work against racial injustice. You will explore how Spirit is calling you to action for racial justice while gaining tools for identifying and disrupting racism, white privilege, and white supremacy.
Offered September 22 - October 18, 2019 (four weeks, $35 pay-as-led participation fee).
eRetreat Weekly Themes:
Week 1: Defining Racism, Bias, and White Supremacy
Week 2: Our Role as Individuals in a Racist Society
Week 3: Quaker Community & White Supremacy
Week 4: Tools for Dismantling White Supremacy