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Anti-Oppression Session – Microaggressions and the topic of Adoption

Join us on Wednesday the 4th of May 14:00-16:00 as we explore microaggressions – how we respond as a victim, perpetrator of or a witness of.
We will be further exploring microaggressions and specifically within adoption. We will look at the experience and issues surrounding adoption.
This is an open session, please feel welcome to join even if you’ve not been before.

We ask that you watch this short video which introduces the subject:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DyLTZ7c7Mk4

And either watch Paul Sunderland’s lecture on Adoption (1-hour video) or listen to a 1-hour podcast episode of your choice from Adoptees On:
Paul Sunderland’s lecture on Adoption –https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y3pX4C-mtiI&t=6s
Or
Adoptees On Podcast –
https://www.adopteeson.com/
Of particular relevance are
* Episode 177 – internalized oppression
* Episode 182 – the broad right to one’s own full identity, inclusive of heritage, citizenship relating to birth, and genetic identity rights.
* Episode 131 – microaggressions
* Series 4 Episode 17 – second generation adoptees

These sessions will take place on the ground floor and will be wheelchair accessible.
We have a disabled access toilets and all our toilets are all gender.
Donations are encouraged, if possible, for you and will be shared between the facilitators and the markers of the materials used.
Do not let this be a barrier to participation. Nobody will be turned away for lack of funding.
To donate:
Either bring cash on the day
Or Donate (using “Anti-Oppression” as REFERENCE) via :
Suggested donation of £5-£8.

To book please please click here

If you would like to get in touch with us prior to the event please email – chloe@salisburycentre.org

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