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Jan 10, 2018

White Privilege: Unpacking the Invisible Knapsack


January 7 11am in the Social Hall - Rev. Kathryn Hawbaker Worship Associate: Shari Miller

Category: Sunday Services

"As we in women's studies work to reveal male privilege and ask men to give up some of their power, so one who writes about having white privilege must ask, 'having described it, what will I do to lessen or end it?'" –Peggy McIntosh This classic article by Peggy McIntosh has helped move the conversation forward with a useful checklist. We’ve come a long way, but we’re not finished yet. Increasing our resources for reflection and action can help us move ahead to becoming anti-oppressive and anti-racist by examining intersectionality of oppression in our UU congregations and association. • Opening Our Hearts to Refugees, 12:30 p.m. in the Parlor. • Social Justice Sunday Forum: "Effective Strategies in Non-violent Communication" 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. in the Social Hall.