White Supremacy Forum
Local 1000 is initiating an ongoing discussion series of current events/issues the world we live in. The topic for the first event is “An Honest and Overdue Discussion about White Supremacy.” The event will be centered on the concepts in Ahjamu Umi’s recently released book “The Paradox Principles.”
Ahjamu Umi is an organizer/representative at Local 1000 who has been doing anti-racist work fighting against white supremacy for decades.There will be a short, interactive presentation followed by a discussion on the following concepts from his book:
- How to be an effective accomplice against white supremacy
- Why it’s important to listen to colonized voices — people of color
- The critical importance of respecting women in leadership roles in movements for justice
Thursday, November 14, 2019
6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
SEIU Local 1000 (Large Training Room)
1325 S St, Sacramento, CA 95811
These types of courageous conversations are central to the
viability and sustainability of a strong labor movement. We
encourage you to invite member leaders who would benefit from
this discussion, as well as your friends and families.
For more information, call the Member Resource Center (MRC) at 866.471.SEIU (7348).