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Workshop 6: Navigating the Landscapes of Power: Unearned Privilege

Workshop 6: Navigating the Landscapes of Power: Unearned Privilege
Workshop 6: Navigating the Landscapes of Power: Unearned Privilege

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  • You can always figure out who is executing the system. It appears that almost everybody's executing it, even you are executing it until you...
  • Activity Minutes Welcoming and Entering 0 Opening 5 Activity 1: Deep Check-in 15 Activity 2: Suggestions for Dismantling Privilege 60...
  • Where and when did you notice white privilege in your day-to-day life this week? If you have White/light skin privilege, did you notice...
  • Materials for Activity Sign-in sheet and pen or pencil Name tags for participants (durable or single-use) and bold markers Optional: Music...
  • Materials for Activity Worship table or designated space Chalice, candle, and lighter or LED/battery-operated candle Leader Resource 1, Two...
  • Description of Activity Invite participants, each in turn, to share an example of when and how they have seen White privilege at work in...
  • Materials for Activity Handout 1, Dismantling Privilege Small group newsprint lists of how privilege manifests in congregational life (from...
  • Description of Activity Invite participants to reflect on the small group activity. Ask, "Why does working on issues of racism require...
  • Materials for Activity Lined paper and pens/pencils Taking It Home Singing the Journey , the Unitarian Universalist hymnbook supplement,...
  • Take a few moments right after the workshop to ask each other: What went well? What didn't? Why? What do you think was the best moment of...
  • You can always figure out who is executing the system. It appears that almost everybody's executing it, even you are executing it until you...
  • Steps for Dismantling Privilege NAME IT!—Grapple with understanding what privilege is and how it works in everyday life. DEAL WITH IT!—When...
  • "Two Kinds of Intelligence," by Jellaludin Rumi, was translated by Dr. William C. Chittick and published in The Sufi Path of Love: The...
  • The UUA Multicultural Growth & Witness staff group offers resources, curricula, trainings, and tools to help Unitarian Universalist...

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