Training Series Undoing Racism: – Allies to Immigrants OUR PEOPLE GONNA RISE…
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The second of three workshops to advance us on ending racism in our work supporting climate justice. Led by Tara Villalba, Sweetwater, and others from the Mangrove Collective
Overall Goals: 1. Co-create and co-keep a space that is safe enough to have some charged conversations about ending racism 2. Build relationships with other participants as we learn and commit to ending racism, genocide, and war, in our environmental justice work. 3. Build a practice around convivio and encuentro
Save these dates! Allies to Immigrants—April 7 Solidarity with Natives—May 12
Allies to Immigrants: Displacement and migration, deportation, privatization, bracero, war, and colonization, family trees, languages, resilient relationships, refugees
Solidarity with Natives: Indigenous sovereignty, broken treaties, settler colonialism, genocide, dignity, and respect Domestic, Dependent Nations, removal policies, no empty lands
Cost: sliding scale, scholarships available Register in advance to guarantee your space: http://350seattle.org/people-gonna-rise/. Registration link will be working soon! Contact email@example.com to get on the interest list, or get more info. Come to all three if you can as they build on each other!
These 6-hr workshops will be a mix of short presentations of how oppressions and oppressive systems work, and how individual experiences can intersect along axes of different oppressions, small group storytelling (longer times with opportunities for deeper sharing and deep listening), large group sharing (shorter and mostly of highlights from small group discussions), and time for individual creative reflection.
Nearby public transit: Beacon Hill Light Rail Station: .1 mile, 2 minute walk. (East on S. Lander and its at the first corner, with 17th Ave. South.) Bus 36 the 60 and the 107 go to Beacon Hill Station as well.
Carpool site for this date: https://www.groupcarpool.com/t/xihuwj Sign up to drive or ride. There is not a lot of street parking, so please take public transportation or arrive early.