March 28 Wednesday

Paved with Good Intentions: White Saviorism and the Non-Profit Industrial Complex

  • Wednesday, March 28, 2018 at 6:30PM - 8:00PM
  • Afro-American Cultural Center at Yale, 211 Park St
  • Open To The Public
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On March 28th, 2018 from 6:30-8pm, the U.S. Health Justice Collaborative will host a panel event titled "Paved with Good Intentions: White Saviorism and the Non-Profit Industrial Complex." This event aims to explore themes of power, privilege, and financial incentive within the non-profit industry that inhibit the achievement of equity and structural reform in the United States.
Jordan Flaherty, award-winning journalist, producer, and author who has written extensively on white saviorism will speak at the event, alongside local New Haven leaders confronting these challenges in our community. In addition to raising awareness about these critical issues, the event aims to highlight strategies for dismantling white saviorism and supremacy in our work moving forward.

Sponsoring Organization(s)

Afro-American Cultural Center at Yale
Tsai Center for Innovative Thinking
Yale Center for Race, Indigeneity, and Transnational Migration
SAYPH, Yale School of Public Health
Yale Poynter Fellowship in Journalism
Yale Global Health Justice Partnership
Office of Diversity & Inclusion, Yale School of Medicine
Yale University Dwight Hall
Yale Graduate and Professional School Senate
Net Impact Club, Yale School of Management
Equity, Inclusion, & Diversity Committee, Yale School of Forestry

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