Recognizing and Interrupting Racism

Interrupting expressions of bigotry can be intimidating, but with some practice, we can learn how to move past our shock and concern and move into Upstander mode. Join us as we explore some of the stereotypes and assumptions people have and how we can best respond while keeping everyone safe.

Facilitated by Barbara Simmons, Executive Director of The Peace Center http://www.thepeacecenter.org/

Barbara Simmons Bio: Barbara Simmons has been with The Peace Center since 1987. She is founding director of PeaceTalks radio, producing radio documentaries from Europe, Asia, the Middle East, Rwanda, South Africa, Northern Ireland, Canada and the United States.

Big thanks to Friends Center for providing the venue for this program!