FORUMS  &  LECTURES
BUDDHIST  ACTION  COALITION
Upper Hudson Valley - Taconic Hills - Berkshires

Organizational Meeting

   Monday, April 26th from 6:30 to 8:00 pm   

Agenda for the evening:

 

1. Inclusive welcome with brief, mindful sit

 

2. Discussion on racial conditioning (“whiteness”) as/when we

    undertake engaged practice

 

3. Story of Buddhist Action Coalition - NYC

 

4. Discussion on why the Buddhist Action Coalition UH&B should come into being

 

5. Discussion on promoting and presenting forums & lectures

 

6. Discussion on promoting and organizing calls-to-action

 

7. Discussion on authorizing a “council” to make minor decisions pertaining

    to forums & lectures, calls-to-action, and the website

Zoom Meeting ID: 847 5733 7985

Passcode: 807692

HARVARD  BUDDHIST  COMMUNITY
presents

Undoing Whiteness in

American Buddhist Modernism

   Thursday, April 22nd from 5:00 to 6:30 pm   

What is “whiteness” and how has it shaped, functioned in, and hindered American convert Buddhist modernism? How have Buddhists of Color illuminated and undone whiteness? How can white practitioners support and enact the practice of racial justice and collective liberation? And, how should we historically situate the “radical re-orientation” underway in these Buddhist lineages?

   Advance registration is required:   

Shambhala Center of Albany

so you want to talk about race by Ijeoma Oluo

  4th Wednesday of each month from 7:00 to 9:00 pm  

In this breakout book, Ijeoma Oluo explores the complex reality of today's racial landscape--from white privilege and police brutality to systemic discrimination and the Black Lives Matter movement--offering straightforward clarity that readers need to contribute to the dismantling of the racial divide.

   Advance registration is required:   

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