Surj Mn General Meeting

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SURJ MN: Showing Up for Racial Justice - Minnesota says
Please join us for our next General Meeting! We will be getting together to begin our work resisting Donald Trump. Here's the agenda:

Full Group Time:
-Welcome
-Announcements
-Processing the Election


Break Out Time:
-Beyond the Safety Pin: Taking Action against White Supremacist Violence and Intimidation
-Thanksgiving Conversations: Talking with Family and Those Closest to Us about Trump
-Orientation to SURJ MN with Tabling for Ongoing Projects


More Event Info:
There will be childcare for this event. If you plan to use childcare, please MESSAGE US DIRECTLY with the number and age of kids so we can have childcare appropriately staffed.

The parking lot project has been completed, so the building is ADA compliant and accessible to all.


About SURJ MN:
SURJ MN is a local Minnesota Chapter of Showing Up for Racial Justice (SURJ). SURJ is a national network of groups and individuals organizing white people for racial justice.

Everyone is welcome to attend our meetings. We have some biracial people who are part of the group and we have had people of color attend, though usually just out of curiosity to see what all these white folks are up to.

While everyone is welcome, the programming is specifically designed for white folks. White people have been told for years by POC activists that we need to educate and organize our own people. So that's what we try to do with SURJ MN. Our education events focus on educating white people about white supremacy, and the ways in which whites are advantaged by white supremacist structures and can use their positionality to work against those structures. In our action planning, we consider what kinds of actions we might be best positioned to carry out as white people in the fight for racial justice (either because of access or resources or social networks).

For more information, please email us at showingupforracialjusticemn@gmail.com.
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