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The Spiritual Consciousness of Activism as a Practice of Freedom (Eastern Mennonite University)

26 Feb 2020
12:55 pm

The Spiritual Consciousness of Activism as a Practice of Freedom (Eastern Mennonite University)

Description

“The heart of education as a practice of freedom is to promote growth. It’s very much an act of love in that sense of love as something that promotes our spiritual and mental growth.” – bell hooks

Learning objectives

1. To explore the interconnectedness of spiritual consciousness and activism
2. To engage in the theoretical frameworks of critical race and pedagogy
3. To define the differences between being an actor, ally or accomplice in activism