TED Talk & Discussion | Friday | September 4 | 7-8:30 PM CT | Via Zoom
Ongoing movie and discussion series on 1st Friday of each Month.
Join us for a deeper exploration of the issues of race, racism, and equity in our communities.
Friday, September 4: “What I Am Learning from my White Grandchildren” – TED Talk by Anthony Peterson
Are we in a post-racial society? Do we want to be? Anthony Peterson, an African American, draws from current research and from conversations with his Anglo-American grandchildren to address truths about race in 21st century America.
Friday, October 2: “Implicit Bias – How It Effects Us and How We Push Through” – Melanie Funchess
Everyone makes assumptions about people they don’t know. Melanie will teach us to recognize these assumptions and work toward a common understanding. Melanie Funchess is currently employed by the Mental Health Association where she serves as the Director of Community Engagement.
Friday, November 6: “Education for Liberation” – Tim Wise
Tim Wise presents an argument for fundamental change in our education system.
Click here to watch video / join discussion via Zoom or use Meeting ID 861 8412 1913 at Zoom.us
Check out the rest of our Stronger Together Series:
How to Be An Antiracist | Wednesdays, September 2-30