TAKE ACTION: Find resources to help with equality, justice and race issues
Join us now as we host an hour-long round-table discussion on the importance of allyship in our communities -- "Allies in Action: A Bay Area Conversation."
Our panel for this discussion includes a range of ally voices from across the Bay Area, along with experts to share actionable advice for learning how to become a more thoughtful and effective ally.
- Lisa Bennett, SURJ Marin (Showing Up for Racial Justice)
- Theo Miller, Equity & Results Principal
- Jessika Murphy, Cal State East Bay's Diversity & Inclusion Student Center Coordinator
- Aerica Shimizu Banks, Inclusion Innovator
- Shelly Tochluk, "Witnessing Whiteness" Author
- Mark Warren, "Fire in the Heart: How White Activists Embrace Racial Justice" Author
- Timothy Wise, Antiracist Writer, Author, Educator
- Alexandra Aqua, #WakeUpDanville
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Take a look at all of ABC7's Building a Better Bay Area stories and videos here.