Mutual Aid, Community Care and Shared Interest

During this crisis and beyond, how can white men participate in mutual aid and community care within a gender and racial justice framework? Join white men around the country to share ideas and personal stories of moving forward in administrative, logistical, caretaking and emotional labor roles while centering the leadership of women, non-binary folks, Black,…

Internal Liberation: Examining Your Experience as a White Man with Physical Violence

The work of Internal Liberation is to clearly see and deeply feel our lived experiences as white men. We believe that this work can free us to engage honestly, and thus effectively, with patriarchy and white supremacy. These systems often show up internally as numbness, shame, and loneliness, and externally as anger, fear, and violence.…

Internal Liberation: Examining Your Experience as a White Man with Violence

For this meeting, we will be further exploring last month's topic regarding experiences of physical violence as white men. However, this month we will be adjusting the focus slightly, but significantly, to examine our experiences performing violence, in its many forms, as white men. More specifically, how do we perform violence in our relationships (personal,…

Internal Liberation: Examining Your Experience as a White Man with Anger

This month we will continue exploring the topic of white male patriarchal violence, with a specific focus on the intersection of whiteness, masculinity, anger and violence. Anger is an emotion that can be weaponized by individuals, by our communities, and by our broader society to control and oppress BIPOC and other marginalized communities. But it…