Allyship

an active, consistent, and arduous practice of unlearning and re-evaluating, in which a person of privilege seeks to operate in solidarity with a marginalized group of people
— The Anti-Oppression Network

Since EE Just prides itself on being an organization focused on supporting underrepresented minorities but open to all of Penn BGS, it is vitally important for members to understand the process of allyship. Below are a few resources to either start the process or refresh your understanding of allyship:

5 Tips For Being An Ally by Chesca Leigh

ALLYSHIP by the Anti-Oppression Network

So You Call Yourself an Ally: 10 Things All 'Allies' Need to Know by Jamie Utt at Everyday Feminism

The Myth of Allyship: Complacency of Small Victories by Jay Dodd at Huffington Post Gay Voices

16 Books About Race That Every White Person Should Read by Zeba Blay at Huffington Post Black Voices