Courageous Conversations is a monthly discussion on racial justice co-sponsored by Community Action, Inc. of Rock & Walworth Counties, Diversity Action Team of Rock County and YWCA Rock County. All are welcome to attend and learn.

We encourage attendees to follow the Four Agreements and Six Conditions of Courageous Conversations.

The discussions are typically held the fourth Monday of the month at the Merrill Community Center, 1428 Wisconsin Ave, Beloit. To accommodate social distancing during the COVID-19 pandemic, Courageous Conversations is currently held virtually via Zoom.

To find information about this month’s discussion, visit Community Action’s Facebook page or check our website calendar. Updates are typically posted a week before the event.

Archive of recent online Courageous Conversations:

December 28, 2020: Everyday Racism Part One   Part Two   The “Everyday Racism” video featuring Community Action staff members

November 23, 2020: Empty Plates: Native Voices and Thanksgiving

October 26, 2020: The Color of the Recession: Women Out of the Workforce

September 28, 2020: Justice in Policing       Read the full answers from law enforcement representatives here.

August 24, 2020: Racial Disparities and School Reopening

July 27, 2020: Protesting, Rioting and the Militarization of Police
**Disclaimer–the first video clip includes language that some may find offensive.