anti-racism

Racing into the Future (2016), by john a. powell

By |January 24th, 2016|

john a. powell is a legal scholar, civil rights activist, and all-around brilliant human being. Here are some words from him, delivered via a mass e-newsletter as we approached 2016, that are worth deep consideration and sharing. Take some time with this. It’s worth it, as these words frame the crux of what our society […]

“Tell me how to make my class racially inclusive! Don’t you have a list?”

By |December 21st, 2015|

Earlier this month I led a workshop for teachers who want to create inclusive classrooms and avoid microaggressions. It didn’t go well, at least not for me. Part of the problem is a rather common situation: As the facilitator, I arrived with a broad framework to support teachers’ long-term knowledge, skill, and capacity building around […]

Unmasking Whiteness – June 2011

By |February 2nd, 2011|

Please help spread the word to those who might be interested!AWARE-LA is happy to announce that we are offering our 3rd annual workshop series on building white anti-racist practice and community in an intensive 4-day institute designed specifically for white people.The institute will run from Thursday, June 23rd through Sunday, June 26th 2011 and will […]