“White Fragility is a state in which even a minimum amount of racial stress becomes intolerable, triggering a range of defensive moves. These moves include the outward display of emotions such as anger, fear, and guilt, and behaviors such as argumentation, silence, and leaving the stress-inducing situation.”
~ Robin DiAngelo ~
Learn about what factors and triggers that lead to White Fragility, and how our language sugar-coats the system of racial oppression. Through pairing up in a sharing/listening exercise, small group discussions, and role play we will practice facilitating a Fragility Intervention and how we can help dismantle privilege that acknowledges that white people hold social and institutional power over people of color.
Monday, November 4, 2019 at 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Native American Longhouse Eena Haws – Oregon State University
311 SW 26th St, Corvallis, Oregon 97331
TO REGISTER: email firstname.lastname@example.org
FEE: sliding scale, $40.00-$$$ registration fee.
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