Sacred Ground Program


Session 11, Wednesday, May 12, 2021: Forced culture change

Session 10, Wednesday, May 5, 2021: Becoming Beloved Community

Session 9, Wednesday, April 28, 2021: Legacies: Racism’s Long Life

Session 8, Wednesday, April 21, 2021: Divisions in Present-Day White America

Article: What So Many People Don’t Get About the U.S. Working Class

Video: America Inside Out with Katie Couric, Episode 4: White Anxiety (47 minutes) — Go to and use ThisIsSacredGround for the password, find Session 8

Session 7, Wednesday, April 14, 2021: Access to the American Dream, 1830s – 1960s

PBS Video: Slavery by Another Name

Session 6, Wednesday, April 7, 2021: Exploring Asian/Pacific American History

Video: “The Myth of the Model Minority”

Session 5, Wednesday, March 24, 2021

Video: Guns, Germs and Steel: Why Europeans Came to Dominate the World in 7 Minutes

Article: Excerpt from Ripe Fields by Juan Oliver

Article: Moving Beyond the Black-White Binary by Robert Lovato

Session 4, Wednesday, March 17, 2021

Article: New England’s hidden history by Francie Latour

Article: The White Man’s Guilt by James Baldwin

Session 3, Wednesday, March 10, 2021

Martin Brokenleg article: “Unshackled by Visions and Values”

NPR Article: The Map of Native American Tribes You’ve Never Seen before

Video, “Exposing the Doctrine of Discovery”: