Category Archives: 2009

"Race and Racism Minute" of New York YM

THINKING ABOUT RACE (Dec. 2009) – At their annual sessions in July, Friends in New York Yearly Meeting approved the following “Race and Racism Minute” – (Approved July 24, 2009) “Friends know, by our experience, that there is “that of … Continue reading

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"Ministry for Racial Justice and Equality" of Philadelphia YM

THINKING ABOUT RACE (Nov. 20090 – Philadelphia Yearly Meeting has, as part of its structure, a “Ministry for Racial Justice and Equality.”  These paragraphs form the core of their Mission statement: “We are a diverse group of Friends who have … Continue reading

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fixracism.com

THINKING ABOUT RACE (Oct. 2009): From “I Can Fix It!” by the public artist Damili Ayo, at http://fixracism.com/. For White People: Admit It: You have a race that makes a difference in your life too. Listen Educate Yourself Broaden Your … Continue reading

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"Helping Whites Develop Anti-Racist Identities" – an article

THINKING ABOUT RACE (Sep. 2009) – This segment, longer than usual for newsletters, is extracted from a 4-page article by Elizabeth Denevi and Nicholas Pastan, both of Georgetown Day School in Washington, DC, published in Multicultural Education, Winter 2006. It … Continue reading

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