Learn about four expressions of power
Discuss power-over vs. power with
Explore the connection between power-within and power-to
In this Video:
Video clip of Racquel Willis’ 2020 speech.
Explanation and examples of expressions of power
Power to (self-empowerment)
During the meeting
2. Ask the group one or more of the following questions:
Describe a moment in your life when you have felt power within (aka self-acceptance)?
Describe a moment in your life you felt power to (aka empowered to act)?
How do we impact one another’s power to/power within?
How can romantic relationships become vehicles for power over also?
What are other examples where a person holds power over another?
Follow up: How does this person maintain that power?
3. Ask club members to take out their phones and fill out our survey about the module. tinyurl.com/SQUINCH
Here is the SQUINCH playlist in order:
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