The CSRD is proud to bring in Dr. Eddie Moore, Jr. - one of the most dynamic thinkers on contemporary race relations and inter-group dialogue - to address "The Root" causes and impacts of systemic racism in America.
The Root: Understanding Racism, Privilege & Power (Lecture)
Friday, September 9, 2016 | 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Performing Arts Center, Mesa Community College | 1520 S. Longmore, Mesa
Learn about race and racism from the historical perspective to its daily impact on American society. Engage in a comprehensive exploration of racism - including privilege, bias and power dynamics - that will foster critical thinking, increase awareness, and encourage solution-oriented change.
Examining the Root: Racism, Privilege, Leadership & Action (Workshop)
Saturday, September 10, 2016 | 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Kirk Student Center, Mesa Community College | 1822 W. Southern Ave., Mesa
This full-day workshop will move beyond foundational understandings and provide an opportunity for a more in-depth examination of what racism and privilege are, their functions, why they persist, and how these systems can be undone. Participate in discussions about leadership, community organizing and action, and network with peers.