October 13, 2020: Exploring White Silence

Speakers Rev. Dr. Cynthia Ramirez Lindenmeyer, Chaplain American Public University System American Military University; and Mr. A’Jamal Byndon, Omaha Community Council for Racial Justice and Reconciliation had a conversation about White Silence online for viewers to participate.

Hosted by the Notre Dame Sisters in Omaha, Nebraska, Expand Your Horizons is a series of educational evenings with experts and advocates on many topics.

Thanks to Sr. Cynthia Hruby for organizing this topic, the speakers, and shifting from an in-person experience to a virtual one.

Below are the slides mentioned by Rev. Dr. Cynthia Ramirez Lindenmeyer.

Lies My Teacher Told Me: Everything Your American History Textbook Got Wrong

America’s ‘Caste’ System

How To Be An Antiracist

Slavery by Another Name: The Re-Enslavement of Black Americans from the Civil War to World War II, by Douglas A. Blackmon

White Lies: NPR Podcast

The 1619 Project: New York Times

I Am Not Your Negro – Film

Get Out – Film

Out of Omaha – film

information from Rev. Dr. Cynthia Ramirez Lindenmeyer on white silence, Sacred Activism

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