Social and Environmental Justice Book Group

This group meets Tuesdays at 5:00 pm on Zoom. Please contact the church office if you need the link.

The current book under discussion is All We Can Save: Truth, Courage, and Solutions for the Climate Crisis edited by Ayana Elizabeth Johnson and Katharine K. Wilkinson. The plan is to read and discuss one chapter per week for eight weeks, concluding on November 9, then taking a break through the end of 2021. All are welcome!

Tues Sept 21 - Chapt 1 - Root - pgs 3 - 50
Tues Sept 28 - Chapt 2 - Advocate - pgs 51 -105
Tues Oct 5 -   Chapt 3 - Reframe - pgs 105 - 146
Tues Oct 12 - Chapt 4 - Reshape - pgs 147 - 186
Tues Oct 19 - Chapt 5 - Persist - pgs 187 - 230  
Tues Oct 26 - Chapt 6 - Feel - pgs 231 - 286
Tues Oct 27 - Chapt 7 - Nourish - pgs 287 - 322
Tues Nov 2 -  Chapt 8 -  Rise -  pgs 323 - 374
 

July-August 2021, the group read and discussed Braiding Sweetgrass by Robin Wall Kimmerer.

March-April 2021, the group read and discussed The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness by Michelle Alexander.
 

January-February 2021, the group read and discussed Caste: The Story of Our Discontents by Isabel Wilkerson.

October-December 2020, the group read and discussed How to Be an Antiracist by Ibram X. Kendi.
 

July-September 2020, the group read and discussed White Fragility by Robin DiAngelo.