Courageous Conversations Towards Racial Justice
A monthly series of dialogue-centered initiatives on racism and privilege in Milton, MA and Mattapan, MA designed to address racial healing, equity, and justice.
The Roots and Fruits of Protest Music
When? Tuesday, September 17th, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Where? St. Michael's Episcopal Church
(112 Randolph Ave, Milton, MA 02186)
The Roots and Fruits of Protest Music from Negro Spirituals to Hip-Hop
Directed by: Dr. Dennis Slaughter, PhD.
Brother Dennis will explain the history of protest songs and how they have been used in America through presentation and music. Join us in an interactive evening where members of the audience are invited to listen to and participate in protest songs. RSVP here.
October Service Project: Blessing Bags
When? Monday, October 14th, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Where? First Parish
(535 Canton Avenue, Milton, MA 02186)
Courageous Conversations seeks volunteers to help assemble Blessing Bags for people who are experiencing homelessness. Blessing Bags are filled with hygiene items, travel snacks, winter clothing, and more.
We are seeking travel sized donations to fill Blessing Bags, such as:
We believe that racism impacts all of us and operates in our community, country, and world on a personal and systemic level.
We believe this movement will be fostered through the hard work of personal transformation.
Our goal is to participate in understanding, interrupting, and ending systems of white supremacy culture and racism.