What we need to know and do
Dismantling racism first demands an acknowledgment of its existence and must go beyond ‘I understand my privilege.’ It demands an internalization of how imperialism and colonialism have privileged some while disadvantaging others. It also means understanding the detrimental effect such privileging has had on the current living experience of everyone.
Dr Myrna Lashley, a cross-cultural trainer and Assistant Professor at McGill University, will speak about her work with the SPVM and their current Police training initiatives.
- Service Leader – Gary Spiller
- Musicians – Kerry-Anne Kutz & Michael Cartile
- Zoom host – Margaret Godbeer
- On-line greeters – Susan Czarnocki (J&S) & Nancy Schmidt