End of year letter from Carla Wallace of Showing Up for Racial Justice about What Whitey can do! This has been a year of heartbreak and resistance as the Movement for Black Lives shone light on struggles for racial justice. SURJ has responded to their call to break white silence in ways we never… Continue reading What will you Accomplice next year?
posted on December 24, 2015 NYTimes In 2015, I conducted a series of 19 interviews with philosophers and public intellectuals on the issue of race. My aim was to engage, in this very public space, with the often unnamed elephant in the room. These discussions helped me, and I hope many of our readers, to… Continue reading Dear White America By GEORGE YANCY
In recognition of International Human Rights Day, What’s Up is spreading holiday cheer and hearty conversation about how white people can end racism. Please join us to sing anti-racism themed carols, hold signs, and talk to bystanders about white supremacy. We are targeting the holiday market in Market Square during rush-hour where we expect to… Continue reading Human Rights Day Action – December 10th
WHAT’S UP Open Meeting Join WHAT’S UP for an open meeting to learn about current projects, share ideas, and get involved in anti-racist action/education! Date: Monday, December 7th Time: 7-9 pm Location: Thomas Merton Center (5129 Penn Ave. in Garfield — on the 88 bus line) Accessibility info: The TMC is wheelchair accessible.… Continue reading Open Meeting and Upcoming Action 12/10