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Anti-Racism Training in Plain Language


Wednesday, February 24, 2021    
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

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A free virtual presentation on how to practice anti-racism

The Arc of Illinois and Going Home Coalition will present a plain language training on what is racism, how we can make sure we are doing our part to practice anti-racism and what it means to be an ally.

The training will take place at 1 p.m. on Feb. 24.

The speaker is Timotheus “T.J.” Gordon, Jr.

T.J. is a research assistant at the University of Illinois Chicago’s Institute of Disability and Human Development, a writer and an autistic self-advocate in Chicago.

He is also a co-founder of Chicagoland Disabled People of Color Coalition, a group consisting of people of color with disabilities in the Chicagoland area who promote disability acceptance and self-advocacy in marginalized communities.

Register online to attend this free event.