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Session

Black Fatigue: How Racism Erodes the Mind, Body, and Spirit

This presentation focuses on the impact of Black fatigue not only on Blacks but on society as a whole. The racist system is not just literally killing Black people, it is tearing the whole nation apart. In every aspect of life from socio-economics, to education, the workforce, criminal justice and very importantly health outcomes, the trajectory for Blacks is getting worse rather than improving.

This session will:

  • Shed light on a little talked about phenomena
  • Encourage more dialogue and solutions to persistent inequities for Blacks
  • Alleviate the fear associated with cross-racial dialogue
  • Provide support to Blacks in identifying the symptoms of Black fatigue and ways to minimize it
  • Improve cross-cultural understanding

SPEAKER

Mary-Frances Winters

President & CEO @TheWintersGroup
Mary-Frances Winters, founder and CEO of The Winters Group, Inc., a 36-year-old global organization  development and diversity, equity, and inclusion consulting firm, truly believes that diversity and inclusion work  is her "passion and calling." Dubbed a thought leader in the... Read more
DATE

Wednesday Nov 4 / 02:40PM EST (40 minutes)

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