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Action Forum: Courageous Conversations on Race Relations #10

February 11 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Tuesday, February 11th, 2020
Courageous Conversations on Race Relations
Session 10: Where do we go from here Part 3
ACTION FORUM

Honest, difficult conversations regarding race and how understanding each other and our ties to the past can set the stage for our joint future.This is an honest, safe sharing environment. All are welcome.

Conversations presented by:
Mt. Olive Baptist Church
St. Paul’s Episcopal Church
StarkFresh

After a year-long conversation between community members, churches and citizens who want to see a meaningful, lasting change happen within our community, the seventh of several planned meetings has been scheduled for October 8th at 6:00pm.

You are invited to join us at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, located at 425 Cleveland Ave SW in Canton, Ohio at 6:00pm.

Dinner will be 6-6:30 pm
Conversation will be 6:30-8 pm
Dessert will follow Conversation

At this conversation we will be formulating our plans for ACTION and discussing WHERE DO WE GO FROM HERE?
This is Part three of this series.

Find below a brief rundown of the previous conversation topics, along with some reading and book links if you were unable to attend the previous sessions but would like to learn some more.

11/19/19 Where do we go from here part one
Book https://smile.amazon.com/Where-Do-We-Here-Community/dp/0807000671/ref=sr_1_1?crid=1XEG21I82ANKI&keywords=where+do+we+go+from+here+martin+luther+king&qid=1569380899&s=gateway&sprefix=where+do+we%2Caps%2C175&sr=8-1

10/8/19 The fate of Cherry Ave SE
Book https://smile.amazon.com/African-Americans-Canton-Ohio-Treasures/dp/1467141364/ref=sr_1_3?keywords=canton+oh&qid=1569380730&s=gateway&sr=8-3
Article https://www.fastcompany.com/90155955/the-racist-roots-of-urban-renewal-and-how-it-made-cities-less-equal

9/10/19 Redlining and the Food Desert Connection
Article
https://www.nytimes.com/2017/08/24/upshot/how-redlinings-racist-effects-lasted-for-decades.html?fbclid=IwAR2OD39QwWAGyT1b7tLiwE7g77XdHlMjRoxt3eK-v2SvYEEsJv9ngBYZSTk
Video
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ETR9qrVS17g
Book
https://smile.amazon.com/Color-Law-Forgotten-Government-Segregated/dp/1631494538/ref=sr_1_1?keywords=color+of+law&qid=1568202685&s=gateway&sr=8-1

8/13/19 Impact of Racism
Video
https://youtu.be/S2SF34Bg4_k?t=949

7/9/19 Implicit Bias
Video
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OoBvzI-YZf4
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1JVN2qWSJF4
Implicit Bias Test
https://implicit.harvard.edu/implicit/takeatest.html

6/4/19 Microagressions and White Fragility
Video
1. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bjzWENcW6NQ
2. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KPRA4g-3yEk
Article
https://www.yesmagazine.org/people-power/my-white-friend-asked-me-on-facebook-to-explain-white-privilege-i-decided-to-be-honest-20170809?fbclid=IwAR1A6w1tW1uFuO2BHmeg8Gk1bl9KNUF-6caxJto_SFseAPWETxkCDUQLSoE
Book
https://smile.amazon.com/White-Fragility-People-About-Racism/dp/0807047414/ref=sr_1_1?crid=3715YA9B7TXFQ&keywords=white+fragility&qid=1568204138&s=gateway&sprefix=white+frag%2Caps%2C162&sr=8-1

5/14/19 Starting the Conversation
Video
1. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2KlmvmuxzYE
2. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f_ehNV2IwjE
3. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KgrF1grnki8
Article
https://www.theplayerstribune.com/en-us/articles/kyle-korver-utah-jazz-nba
Letter
https://drive.google.com/file/d/1XPoWrirBQrPxgFP0c2x9ql0rFsPzHfDH/view?usp=sharing
Website
https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2019/08/14/magazine/1619-america-slavery.html?mc=aud_dev&ad-keywords=AudDevGate&fbclid=IwAR3ST5l_CtnaV2dMOr0509G8hAvgVLizeK2wGCMqaQJ9ifS18RB_JZrjtHk&dclid=CjkKEQjw_absBRD7noHZqrLQ97wBEiQAjRhYQRjZlmyHnTqA9tuusti2snSN5HrACh5TWY4tAKUGPm3w_wcB

Organizers

St. Paul’s Episcopal Church
StarkFresh
NAACP_Stark County, OH
Mt Olive Baptist Church

Venue

St. Paul’s Episcopal Church
425 Cleveland Ave SW
Canton, Ohio 44702
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