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We are pleased to present WPCR II

WPCR II will begin May 4th at Cambridge Center for Adult Education.  Scroll down for more information.

WPCR in the news!

White People Challenging Racism: 20th Anniversary Symposium Recap

The WPCR 20th Anniversary Symposium was a great success!  Please check out the recap published on the Cambridge Center for Adult Education’s website here.

Local Workshop Teaches White People How To Combat Racism

Brookline Patch

Understanding My White Privilege

Seacoastonline.com

WPCR facilitators thoughts and writings

I’M AFRAID OF WHITE WOMEN by Michelle Chalmers

Why We Don’t Wear Mohawks: A Conversation about Who We are and Cultural Appropriation with My 7-Year Old  by Lisa Graustein

Is primary process irrelevant or is it systemic racism? by Anne Romney

White Lies We Tell Our Children by Colin Stokes  (and the TED Talk of the same name)

Upcoming Workshops

Winter 2020

March 7-March 28 (no class March 21); Cambridge, MA
  • Cambridge Center for Adult Education www.ccae.org, 617-547-6789
  • 3 Saturdays, 9:30a-1p, March 7, 14, 28 (no class March 21)
  • Register here
  • Facilitators: Barbara Beckwith & Blake Benton
  • Read their profiles on our Facilitators page
  • $90 covers all 3 sessions and materials
  • Questions? contact Barbara Beckwith at beckwithb@aol.com
March 16-April 17 (no session on March 23); Reading, MA
  • Old South Methodist Church, 6 Salem Street, Reading, MA
  • 4 Mondays and 1 Friday, 11:30a-1:30p; March 16, 30, April 6, 13, 17 (no session March 23)
  • Facilitators: Xóchi Kountz & Karen Blumenfeld
  • Read their profiles on our Facilitators page
  • $85 covers all 5 sessions and materials
  • To register or for questions, contact Xóchi Kountz at xochi@xochikountz.com
March 18-April 29 (no sessions April 8 & April 22); Melrose, MA
  • Leading Edge, 536 Main Street, Melrose, MA 02176
  • 5 Wednesdays, 7:30p-9:30p, March 18, 25, April 1, 15, 29 (no session April 8 & April 22)
  • Facilitators: Beth Hampson & Jane Allen
  • Read their profiles on our Facilitators page
  • Suggested donation of $75 covers all 3 sessions and materials, all welcome, scholarships available.
  • To register or for questions contact Jane Allen at janeappleyardallen@gmail.com

Spring 2020

April 6-May 11 (no session on April 20); Cambridge, MA
  • Cambridge Center for Adult Education www.ccae.org, 617-547-6789
  • 5 Mondays, 7:45p-9:45p, April 6, 13, 27, May 4, 11 (no session April 20)
  • Registration opens in mid February
  • Facilitators: Jennifer Yanco & Nicole Chininis
  • Read their profiles on our Facilitators page
  • $90 covers all 3 sessions and materials
  • Questions? contact Jennifer Yanco at jjyanco@gmail.com
April 30-May 28; Arlington, MA
  • Arlington Community Education www.arlingtoncommunityed.org to be held at Arlington High School, 869 Mass Ave, Arlington, MA
  • 5 Thursdays; 6p-8p; April 30, May 7, 14, 21, 28
  • Registration opens in mid February
  • Facilitators: Devon Davidson & Mel Laputka
  • Read their profiles on our Facilitators page
  • $89 covers all 5 sessions and materials
  • Questions? contact Devon Davidson at devon2020@gmail.com
May 2-May 16; Portsmouth, NH
  • Black Heritage Trail of New Hampshire, 222 Court Street, Portsmouth, NH 03801
  • 3 Saturdays; 10a-1p; May 2, 9, 16
  • Facilitators: Anne Romney & Robert Sapiro
  • Read their profiles on our Facilitators page
  • $85 covers all 3 sessions and materials
  • To register or for questions contact Anne Romney at anneromney@gmail.com
WPCR II — May 4-June 8 (no session on May 25); Cambridge, MA
  • Cambridge Center for Adult Education www.ccae.org, 617-547-6789
  • 5 Mondays, 5:45p-7:45p, May 4, 11, 18, June 1, 8 (no class May 25)
  • Registration is not yet open
  • Facilitators: Mary Green & Xóchi Kountz
  • Read their profiles on our Facilitators page
  • $90 covers all 5 sessions and materials
  • Questions? contact Xóchi Kountz at xochi@xochikountz.com