Virtual Discussion of White Like Me
You're invited to join us as we continue our "Striving for Justice Conversations" series.
This month we'll meet on Sunday, Aug. 23 at 5 p.m. on Zoom to discuss the movie "White Like Me."
This film can be viewed for free on Netflix or YouTube.
Here's a synopsis of the White Like Me:
White Like Me is based on the work of anti-racist educator and author Tim Wise, who explores race and racism in the U.S. through the lens of whiteness and white privilege. In a reassessment of the American ideal of meritocracy and claims that we've entered a post-racial society, Wise offers a fascinating look back at the race-based white entitlement programs that built the American middle class, and argues that our failure as a society to come to terms with this legacy of white privilege
Simply watch the film on your own before Aug. 23 and join us online. Register for the free event here.