Race, Class and Privilege Resources

“How Do We Talk About Race, Class & Privilege?”

Event Summary and Resource Guide

Summary: January 23-25, 2009. Sponsored by Mountain Desert District Justice Ministries. 103 Unitarian Universalists from 25 congregations representing 8 clusters and including 40 religious professionals and 3 local community-based organizations.

Featured Presenters: Class Action, a national non-profit organization that inspires action to end classism; Dr. Vincent Harding, scholar-activist and founder of the Veterans of Hope Project, Iliff School of Theology.

The weekend program was made possible by a grant from the UU Fund for Social Responsibility, district congregational assessments, and the warm hospitality provided by members and staff of the First Universalist Church of Denver.

Resources for Download (PDF format):

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Ideas for generating congregational interest can be found on the Call to Action handout.