Training Modules

Dismantling Racism with Youth

Hope for Combating Racism, Christopher Carter and Seth Schoen – Video and Discussion Outline

Rev. Dr. Christopher Carter and Dr. Seth Schoen discuss their hopes for combatting racism with Rev. Keith King.

Questions for a Black or Racially Mixed Youth Group:

  1. How can compassion transform our space in which we learn about and name racism? How is this hopeful?
  2. How do our young people provide us with hope, and how can we infuse this in them?
  3. How can we hold up the possibility for genuine connection and for the dominant groups of culture (white folks, in this case) actually hearing and actually seeing the experiences of people of color?

Questions for a Predominately White Youth Group:

  1. How can compassion transform our space in which we learn about and name racism? How is this hopeful?
  2. How do our young people provide us with hope, and how can we infuse this in them?
  3. How can we hold up the possibility for genuine connection and for the dominant groups of culture (white folks, in this case) actually hearing and actually seeing the experiences of people of color?

 

Yale Youth Ministry Institute