The ultimate measure of a person is not where one stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where one stands in times of challenge and controversy.
Martin Luther King
June 18, 2020
Dear dharma friends,
In response to the recent developments across our nation, we share a letter from dharma teacher Susie Harrington. Please take the time to read it. We have also included a few additional resources below for how we can all counteract racism.
The SFVS board
White Teachers Responding to Racism & Suffering – with Tara Brach, Jack Kornfield & Trudy Goodman. Recorded June 4, 2020
The difference between being “not racist” and antiracist by Ibram X. Kendi
May Disrupting Anti-Black Racism Never Cease
By Kamilah Majied in Lion’s Roar, JUNE 12, 2020