Syllabus for Showing Up: July

Michelle Morkert community, confidence

“Things are not getting worse, they are getting uncovered.  We must hold each other tight and continue to pull back the veil.”  adrienne maree brown

Contact Info: Site

Michelle@michellemorkert.com

Objectives:  Get curious about what’s possible and change the world.

Unit 1: Pulling Back the Veil

Readings:

Remember, No One Is Coming to Save Us by Roxane Gay   

Eventually doctors will find a coronavirus vaccine, but black people will continue to wait for a cure to racism. Here

Who Gets to Be Afraid in America by Ibram X. Kendi

Americans don’t see me, or Ahmaud Arbery, running down the road – they see fear Here

Activities: 

That’s Not How That Works Podcast 

Fakequity Blog

Extra Credit Challenge: 

Mothers of Massive Resistance: White Women and the Politics of White Supremacy by Elizabeth Gillespie McRae