Category: Resources

The Case for REPARATIONS

  REPARATIONS Hello everyone, The Courageous Conversations topic for this month is reparations.  Here are a couple of articles to start our thinking:   The Case for Reparations Two hundred fifty years of slavery. Ninety years of Jim Crow. Sixty years of separate but equal. Thirty-five years of racist housing policy. Until we reckon with […]

The 1619 Project

In August of 1619, a ship appeared on this horizon, near Point Comfort, a coastal port in the English colony of Virginia. It carried more than 20 enslaved Africans, who were sold to the colonists. No aspect of the country that would be formed here has been untouched by the years of slavery that followed. […]

Wisconsin First Nations Resources: Native Nations of Wisconsin

  https://wisconsinfirstnations.org/   Wisconsin First Nations Education Explore a rich collection of educational videos, teacher professional development resources, lesson plans for all grades, and learning tools for your classroom and library! Our Mission Wisconsin First Nations provides educators and pre-service teachers accurate and authentic educational resources for the teaching of the Native Nations of Wisconsin. […]

RESOURCES FOR IMMIGRANT PARENTS *Rights *Kids and Trauma

Please follow link below http://ap-od.org/resources?s=immigration From: Abriendo Puertas/Opening Doors Releases Spanish-language Video to Support Immigrant Parents “We are pleased to announce the release of a video we produced in response to the requests from thousands of parents who find themselves and their children in an environment that is increasingly uncertain for immigrants. The video demonstrates […]

Justice Overcoming Borders (JOB)

Justice Overcoming Borders (JOB) is located in Rock County, Wisconsin.  JOB seeks to empower and engage community members (We the People) in a broad range of social justice issues. Meetings: 1st Thursday of the Month, 5 – 6:30  (no July mtg) Beloit Public Library Meeting Room605 Eclipse Boulevard Website: http://www.justiceovercomingborders.org/index.html Contact: Ruth Kolpack, President, 608-362-7356  Email […]