This event has passed. Anti-Blackness in Gender Justice Movements Date: December 6, 2021 Time: 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm Event Categories: 16 days, DC Pride Collective, Diversity, Institute of Student Leadership, Sexual Violence Awareness Website: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/anti-blackness-in-gender-justice-movements-tickets-199825482397 Venue Online – webinar Details: This webinar will look at the colonial roots of gender-based violence within Black communities and take a Black intersectional feminist approach to discussing survivor believability and service provision within post-secondary environments. This session will introduce and deepen participants understanding of concepts of misogynoir, texturism, colourism, disability justice and anti-2sLGBTQQIA violence and its impact on Black communities. Participants will explore their role and responsibilities in promoting environments that address the intersections of anti-Black racism and gender based violence. Monica Samuel (She/Her) is an equity and anti-violence educator and consultant, social entrepreneur and Founder of Black Women in Motion, a Toronto-based, grassroots organization that empowers and supports the advancement of black survivors of gender-based violence. Monica’s work as an educator over the last 11 years, has focused on anti-oppression, equity, mental health, community economic development and gender-based violence. Celebrated in Canada as 2019’s Top 100 Black Women to watch, Monica’s dedication and approach to social justice work has created trauma-informed and culturally-centered educational and economic opportunities for black youth and survivors across the City of Toronto. Link to join will be shared the day of the event. + Google Calendar+ iCal Export Related Events May 18 Creating a Targeted Resume – Career Development Learn more about this event. May 18 Sexual Self Advocacy Learn more about this event. May 25 Get Hired – Career Development Learn more about this event.