Based off the unique workbook, Me and White Supremacy teaches listeners easy methods to dismantle the privilege inside themselves in order that they will cease (typically unconsciously) inflicting harm on individuals of coloration, and in flip, assist different white individuals do higher, too.
When Layla Saad started an Instagram problem referred to as #meandwhitesupremacy, she by no means predicted it might unfold as extensively because it did. She inspired individuals to personal up and share their racist behaviors, large and small. She was in search of reality, and she obtained it. Thousands of individuals participated within the problem, and over 90,000 individuals downloaded the Me and White Supremacy Workbook.
The up to date and expanded Me and White Supremacy takes the work deeper by including extra historic and cultural contexts, sharing transferring tales and anecdotes, and together with expanded definitions, examples, and additional sources.
Awareness results in motion, and motion results in change. The numbers present that individuals are prepared to do that work – let’s give it to them.
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