Tough Talk #2: Privilege in Planning


For Planners Network’s second Tough Talk, we decided to confront an ongoing conversation going on in the planning field, privilege. As students, professors, and practicing planners, we have a tremendous amount of privilege. Discovering ways to address the ways that we are privileged or not privileged, can help planners better understand their roles and power in the communities they practice in. This workshop style event, helped members not only explore their privilege, but also asked them, given a blank slate, what would a just city look like?


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s