Word of the Week: Optical Allyship

definition of optical allyship from White Supremacy & Me by Layla Saad
*Excerpt from White Supremacy & Me by Layla Saad.

More information and examples:

“What is Optical Allyship?” by Noor Ibrahim

https://globalnews.ca/news/7032981/george-floyd-optical-allyship-black-lives-matter/

Layla Saad discussing Week 3 “Allyship”

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=49B7PTuPkks (10.5 min.)

AND……!  Learn more about Optical Allyship at our Brown Bag Lunch for Wednesday – 11/17

Join us Wednesday (11/17) at Noon for a Brown Bag Lunch on Optical Allyship as defined in “Me & White Supremacy: Combat racism, Change the World, and Become a Good Ancestor,” by Layla F. Saad.

Join Zoom Meeting
https://duke.zoom.us/j/92516036566?pwd=MXJ0MFN5WW9Vc1RNSWNoeWRxWi94Zz09

Meeting ID: 925 1603 6566
Passcode: 830609