Book Discussion: Waking Up White by Debbie Irving
Name: Book Discussion: Waking Up White by Debbie Irving
Date: October 18, 2017
Time: 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM EDT
Do terms like "systemic racism" or "white privilege" puzzle you? Join a book discussion to investigate the historical context of suppression of people of color in this country and the struggle to understand racism and racial tensions. Irving’s book provides a starting place to begin coming to terms with the roles white people play, often inadvertently and unintentionally, in perpetuating the status quo of race relations in 21st century USA.This discussion is one of three planned and sponsored by Community Concerned for Justice of the Peterborough Unitarian Church and Monadnock Quaker Meeting. Discussion dates are Oct. 18th, Oct. 25th, and Nov. 1st. Admission is free.