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Getting Real With Race

June 15 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Wednesday, happening 10 times

With Dr. Cindy Ackerman
Wednesdays, 4/20-6/22 @ 6:00 – 7:30 pm on Zoom
Register for the dates you wish to attend

There is a warm welcome for EVERYONE to join in this vital discussion. Join us at any level of exchange which you are able; all are welcome to attend; simply select the date you want to attend and if you choose, consider a Love Offering in any amount. No one will be turned away for lack of funds.

The meeting starts at 6 pm and lasts approximately 90 minutes.
Topics for discussion may be subject to change:

  • White Privilege
  • White Fragility
  • Where Are All the Black Folks at Unity?
  • The Real History of Black Lives in America and Why That Matters.
  • What Did the Doll Test Teach Us About Racism and Self-image?
  • The Legalization of Racism
  • Imagining a Community of Unity of Colors
  • MicroAggressions: Racism Lite
  • Being a Bystander vs. Courageous
  • The Challenge of the “Single Story” – How We View Others Through Our Racial Lens

Register Today at https://unityinmarin.churchcenter.com/registrations/events/1220006
This class is offered in partnership with Unity in Marin. If you have any trouble registering, please contact the Unity in Marin Office at dori@unityinmarin.org or call 415-475-5000, extension. 0 (zero).

About Dr. Cindy Ackerman Dr. Cindy Acker, Ed.D. Acker lives and works in the City of Alameda. She is the founder of The Child Unique and The Montessori Elementary Intermediate School of Alameda (MEISA) and has served as principal for over 30 years. She has several degrees in education, human development, spirituality, cultural studies, and a doctorate in Educational Leadership from UC Berkeley. Acker has also been involved in public policy, representing Montessori schools in California. She is a published author and a national keynote speaker.

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Date:
June 15
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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