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20-Hour Virtual Anti-Racism Training
February 5 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Friday, repeating until February 26, 2021
One event on March 26, 2021 at 7:00 pm
The Episcopal Diocese of New Jersey Anti-Racism Ministry invites you to take advantage of these sequestered and less scheduled days to enroll in 20 hours of virtual Anti-Racism Training streamed to your computer, tablet, or mobile phone. The training takes a historical approach to help participants understand systemic racism and empower them to confront and organize against racism, inequality, and injustice.
Lecture and discussion topics include “What is Race?” “Systemic Racism and White Privilege,” “Internalized Racism,” “The Role of the Church,” “Settler Colonialism,” “Racism in Immigration and Naturalization Legislation,” and “The Prison Industrial Complex.”
Four training sessions are scheduled for 2021. Each session consists of five two-hour live interactive discussions via Zoom on consecutive Friday evenings and a follow-up debrief session a month later. After each session, participants will be presented with recorded lectures and print, video, and audio lessons via an online training platform.
- January 29 to February 26 with a follow-up on March 26
- April 16 to May 14 with a follow-up on June 11
- June 18 to July 16 with a follow-up on August 13
- August 20 to September 17 with a follow-up on October 15
Registration is now open for the January session. $100. Scholarships available.
The five Friday Zoom group meetings in January are from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. on January 29, February 5, February 12, February 19, and February 26. The follow-up debriefing session will be held at 7 pm on Friday, March 26.
If you have questions, please contact Rev. Theodore Moore or Canon Noreen Duncan.