Racial Equity & Liberation Virtual Learning Community: Register for the Next Series Cycle

To end violence against all girls and women, we need to recognize how oppressions intersect and develop a practice of racial equity and liberation.

Are you open to deepening an intersectional analysis and racial equity approach to your work?

Are you open to integrating liberation and equity into your personal leadership and organizational practices?

Sign up for our next series cycle starting this summer!

Locating Oneself (Week 1): We reflect and practice how to participate fully in conversations on racial equity and liberation, by first spending the time needed to locate oneself before, during, and after the conversation. Storytellers:  Archi Pyati of Tahirih Justice Center and Heidi Lopez.


Expanding Narratives, Moving Beyond Single Stories (Week 2):  We reflect and practice how single stories are incomplete and potentially damaging understandings of other people. Storytellers: Lorena Estrella of Sadie Nash Leadership and Nicole Matthews of Minnesota Indian Women’s Sexual Assault Coalition.


Choosing Vulnerability (Week 3): We reflect and practice vulnerability as a powerful practice that can deepen our relationships and strengthen our resolve with others in the movement. Storytellers: Alexis Flanagan and Lupe Poblano of CompassPoint.


Week 4 PromoIdentifying Systems Power (Week 4): We reflect and practice the importance of identifying root causes and contributing factors within power systems of a problem. Storytellers: Lynn Rosenthal and Andrew Sta.Ana of Day One.


Levels of Racism (Week 5): We reflect and practice discussing the levels of racism. Storytellers:  Eesha Pandit of Center for Advancing Innovative Policy and Kassandra Frederique of Drug Policy Alliance.



Week 6 PromoCommunity Reflection (Week 6): We reflect on the learnings shared throughout the past five weeks, exploring what practices you are integrating into your leadership.