Social Justice: When Diversity Isn’t Enough
What is the difference between Social Justice and Diversity? As a leader, change agent and person working and living with other people — this difference is imperative. Learn the difference, stretch from your comfort zone, sit in your privilege, power, and place of dominance within institutional and systematic forms of oppression in this highly interactive program.
- To understand how pre-existing assumptions affect an individual’s ability to recognize and value diversity
- To recognize and give examples of difference in both a singular and plural context
Preferred room arrangment: Participants in a large circle; fewer than 25 participants; possible with fewer than 40
Comments from attendees:
“Made me further consider what I am seeing and hearing and assuming."
"This really made me open my eyes and made me look at myself and how I do things, make assumptions, and blindly see things.”