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How to Recognize and Respond to Microaggressions

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Microaggressions are everyday verbal and nonverbal slights, snubs, or insults, which can be either intentional or unintentional. These actions communicate negative or hostile messages that are solely based on the recipient’s perceived marginalized group membership. 

Join Learning & Development Manager Fatima Dainkeh for She+ Geeks Out, during this free interactive broadcast as she discusses what microaggressions are with every day examples, how they manifest, and how we can respond to them. 

What You Will Learn

  • What a microaggression is, looks like, and how it manifests 
  • How to respond to microaggressions if you experienced one or how to respond to someone who has shared that they have been offended by something you did or said 
  • How to respond to a microaggression if you witnessed one, but were not an active participant

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