Dialogue Questions for Peggy McIntosh’s Unpacking the Invisible Knapsack

Questions for Dialogue Week 1 - Week of June 1, 2020 UNPACKING THE INVISIBLE KNAPSACK DISCUSSION QUESTIONS Which of the 50 moments she listed have you NOT had to think of? Why do you think that is?In your childhood, when was the first time you realized you were your race?When did you first realize that privilege that …

Dialogue Questions for “White Fragility and the Rules of Engagement”

White Fragility and the Rules of Engagement  When have you focused more on the manner in which you were given feedback (someone’s tone, relationship to you, prior conflicts, etc.) than on the feedback itself?When have you focused your responses to feedback about racism on your intention rather than your impact? In retrospect, how did this …

Unlearning Racism Newsletter Week 3 – No “Good White People”

Week 3 - Week of June 15, 2020 Hello friends, What a week. Thank you again to those who joined us in last night’s dialogue about discussing racism in a way that calls people in, instead of calling them out. Like last week, we’d love your feedback so we can make this dialogue group as supportive and …

Dialogue Questions for “Focus Frames for Conversations About Bias”

This week, we are talking about this short and sweet resource that serves as a guide for having tough conversations.  Focusing Frames for Conversations About Bias When has someone calling you out on your bias made you feel defensive? When has it made you feel enlightened and empowered to do better next time? Why do you think …