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Racism Timeline

Inspired by the publication in 2008 of Fit for Freedom, Not for Friendship by Vanessa July and Donna McDaniel, the Working Group on Racism will make a presentation on the response to enslavement by Quakers in the BYM area at … Continue reading

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What parents can do

THINKING ABOUT RACE: from the article, Teaching Young Children To Resist Bias: What Parents Can Do, by Louise Derman-Sparks, María Gutiérrez, Carol Brunson Phillips – National Association for the Education of Young Children Recognize that, because we live in a … Continue reading

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Winter 2010 Report

At the December meeting of the Baltimore Yearly Meeting’s Working Group on Racism, guest Eda Uca-Dorn was present from Hosanna People’s Seminary (HPS) in Washington, DC. She told us that HPS is holding a learning/teaching circle on white privilege and … Continue reading

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The End of Racism is Found in The Light

Members of the Baltimore Yearly Meeting Working Group on Racism come from the following Monthly Meetings: Annapolis, Bethesda, Friends Meeting of Washington, Homewood, Langley Hill, Stony Run, and Valley, with corresponding members (i.e., unable to attend meetings) in Richmond. Five … Continue reading

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