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Workshops: Filipinos on Becoming Advocates for Racial Justice

Workshops: Filipinos on Becoming Advocates for Racial Justice

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Part 1: Filipinos on Becoming Advocates for Racial Justice

Are you feeling the urgency to take on racial injustice but uncertain where to begin? This radical two-part workshop for the Filipino community is our call to action.

In this workshop, we will:

-Delve into the colonial roots of racial injustice in the Philippines.

-Explore the Filipino people’s legacy of resistance against oppression, past and present.

-Get inspired by understanding powerful cross-racial solidarity movements involving Filipinos.

-Transition from Intent to Impact: Build actionable steps to translate intention into meaningful activism.

-Understand our positionality and evolve from bystander to co-conspirator for racial justice.

Tuesday, May 78:30 PM - 10:00 PM EDT


Part 2: Usap Tayo! Bridging Conversations of Racial Equity with Our Filipino Families

Do you find discussing race with loved ones scary and difficult?

Want to overcome the barriers to these critical conversations?

This workshop offers practical tools for constructive race discussions within Filipino families.

In this workshop, we will:

-Unpack the process of initiating and navigating race talks within our Filipino families and communities.

-Equip yourself with skills to challenge harmful racial narratives deeply rooted in Filipino culture.

-Practice deconstructing these narratives through guided discussions and real-life scenarios.

This 2-part learning series is for Filipinos who:

-Are ready to be the change in dismantling racism.

-Want to explore the intersection of their Filipino identity with the fight for racial justice.

-Seek actionable tools for fostering constructive dialogues about race within their circles, families, and communities.

Tuesday, May 148:30 PM - 10:00 PM EDT


This article was written and edited by the Tayo editorial desk and has been reviewed by an independent panel of subject matter experts.

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