When:
Sunday, Feb 05, 2023 1:30p -
3:00p
Repeats weekly

Where:
Down Under School of Yoga - Porter Square
2000 Massachusetts Ave
Cambridge, MA 02140

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Admission:
FREE

Hosted by:
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downunderyoga Down Under School of Yoga

Categories:
Classes, LGBTQ+, Social Good, Sports & Active Life

Event website:
https://downunderyoga.com/upcoming-events/ascension

Sunday, February 5

Sunday February 12

Sunday, February 19

1:30-3pm • Porter Square & Livestream 


Welcome to the February 2023 installment of Ascension: A master class on social justice igniting movement, thought and a radical reimagining of personal possibility. Addressing prejudice is hard. Standing up to discrimination is exhausting. Being that voice and that shield are draining. But we have an obligation to stop hate, promote inclusion, and foster belonging. These past years have made salient that work is accomplished when we hold hope, when we speak up, and when we walk together. We may not always see the fruits of our labor, the inroads made, or the lives saved. And...Your actions matter. Your voices matter. And the fight for justice is strong because of your willingness to show up to it! The February 2023 Ascension series includes discussions from local scholars and advocates on sexism, racism, homophobia, transphobia, and intersectionality. Walk with us!

 

 

 

February 5:

Education: Dr. Sabbi Lall (Social Justice in yogic text: Lessons to inform our current practice)

Yoga: Ashley Houston-King (Flow)

Moderators:Stephen Gresham & Ashley Mitchell

 

February 12:

Education: Beth Niernberg (Social Justice action and LGBTQ+ youth: It's about more than just saying "gay")

Yoga: Max Sass (Flow)

Moderators: Stephen Gresham & Ashley Mitchell

 

February 19:

Education: Emily Peterson (Addressing embodied racism: Working through the damage)

Yoga: Paulina Haduong (Ashtanga Flow).

Moderators: Stephen Gresham & Ashley Mitchell

 

 

Cost: Free (though donations are welcomed & help to support more programming like this in the future).

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