Working Together When COVID-19 + Racial Disparities Meet

Video link for program: Audio link for program: https://wetransfer.com/downloads/6275beb5099dbcd50247436d1606093420200920201110/c955d5239fa0a26687b3489cf6029e6a20200920201110/679f50 Action Steps From Sept 17 Program Working Together When COVID-19 and Racial Disparities Meet   We partnered with the Diversity Action Team of Rock County for the September 17 program titled Working Together When COVID-19 and Racial Disparities Meet. This program was an excellent update on […]

SEPTEMBER 8 – PLÁTICA SOBRE LA SALUD MENTAL FAMILIAR Y ESCOLAR / FAMILY & STUDENT MENTAL HEALTH CONVERSATION

PLÁTICA SOBRE LA SALUD MENTAL FAMILIAR Y ESCOLAR / FAMILY & STUDENT MENTAL HEALTH CONVERSATION Tuesday, September 8, 2020 at 4:30 PM FAMILY & STUDENT MENTAL HEALTH CONVERSATION – In Spanish with interpretation to English Extension invites moms and dads to an online conversation with therapist Susie Miller, LPC. PLÁTICA SOBRE LA SALUD MENTAL FAMILIAR […]

Radical Common Sense: Fund Diversion, Reparations and Black Lives Matter as Sources of Transformational Social Policy

Fund Diversion, Reparations and Black Lives Matter as Sources of Transformational Social Policy Beloit College Assistant Professor Ron Watson discusses how seemingly radical notions of diverting funds from traditional policing, monetary and symbolic reparations for past wrongdoing, and listening to what the Movement for Black Lives has to say could lead to a more just […]

AUGUST 24 – COURAGEOUS CONVERSATION: Fund Diversion, Reparations and Black Lives Matter as Sources of Transformational Social Policy

Fund Diversion, Reparations and Black Lives Matter as Sources of Transformational Social Policy Hello everyone, Here’s the link for Monday’s Courageous Conversations via Zoom.  Thanks to Amiee Leavy – YWCA, Beth Tallon – Community Action, for their leadership. LIke July’s meeting, we will leave the link open until 7:30 for a half hour of unmoderated discussions […]

Courageous Conversation: Protesting, rioting, looting and militarization of police.

SEE THE RECORDING HERE: https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=LZ8zWwWJLLA&feature=youtu.be   The topics are:  1) Protesting, Rioting, Looting; and 2) the Militarization of the Police The process will be as usual, two short video clips, each followed by discussion among the attendees, and a closing video clip. Disclaimers :  1) The formal meeting will be recorded, 2) Media may be present and may use quotes […]

AUGUST 27 – Book Discussion “How To Be An Antiracist” by Ibram X. Kendi

 LWV-JVL Book Discussion of “How To Be An Antiracist”  Thursday August 27 at 6:30 pm Dear League Members and Friends of League: If you would like to join the book discussion, please go to our website at https://www.lwvjvl.org/upcoming-events to RSVP and receive a confirmation email containing the link to the Zoom meeting. Linda Reinhardt President, LWV-Janesville Janesville, WI