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Abandonment and Household Oppressions

This lesson plan is focused on the oppressions where the agent and target live in the same household. This makes the dynamics unique because they can hurt family relationships and interrupt people's life-cycles. Some examples of these oppressions are Transphobia, Ableism, Sizism, Sexism, Queerphobia.

These links are the "lecture" that helps you prepare for the in-class work. Work through the links, and answer the prep questions before coming to class.

Cut-off: Abandonment and Household Oppressions

This worksheet is meant to be worked in groups of 3, so you can help each other think through the difficult parts and learn from each other's perspectives

Cut-off worksheet.pdf

This video summarizes some of the ideas about cut-off, or familial oppressions.

Here are some great things that I couldn't include in the lesson, if you're interested, keep looking!

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