“The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don’t have any.”
One of the biggest mistakes we make is the assumption that people who share rooms with us think as we do, seek to reduce harm as we do, look to challenge injustice as we do. The fact is that because we are all impacted by patriarchy and racism in different ways; we need to collaborate with another to define what we believe, why, and how those principles are manifested in what we say and do. Bios, Missions, and Values: How to Reflect on Organization Values through a Lens of Anti-Oppression and Equality is a 75 minute online intensive that will help you compose bios, missions, and values that speak to your commitment to social justice work. We’ll cover writing brave space agreements, mission statements, and services descriptions which speak to who you are, who you choose to be, and why that matters.
- Writing and editing your copy through a lens of equity and anti-oppression.
- Strategies for writing inclusively about historically marginalized communities.
- Exploring harm reductive approaches to articulating your values.