Category Archives: 2010

damali ayo at Busboys and Poets in DC

THINKING ABOUT RACE (July 2010): Busboys and Poets, Teaching for Change, and the Friends Meeting of Washington Working Group on Racism are co-hosting damali ayo, reading, discussing and signing her new book, Obamistan! Land Without Racism : Your Guide to the … Continue reading

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"Liberating Jonah: Forming an Ethics of Reconciliation:

THINKING ABOUT RACE, March 2010: An excerpt from Liberating Jonah:  Forming an Ethics of Reconciliation by Miguel A. De La Torre (2007, pp. 104-105): “Those who benefit from the present power structures do not know the history of those whose … Continue reading

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White privilege and the North American church

THINKING ABOUT RACE, February 2010: 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 … Continue reading

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Authors Interviewed about "Fit for Freedom"

THINKING ABOUT RACE, January 2010:  Fit for Freedom, Not for Friendship:  Quakers, African-Americans and the Myth of Racial Justice, published in early 2009 by Quaker Press of Friends General Conference, was reviewed in the December issue of Friends Journal by … Continue reading

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