“The Spirit of the Lord is on me,
   because he has anointed me
   to proclaim good news to the poor.
He has sent me to proclaim freedom for the prisoners
   and recovery of sight for the blind,
to set the oppressed free,
    to proclaim the year of the Lord’s favor.”
Luke 4:18-19

MCC U.S. anti-oppression efforts seek to support the liberation of all people from racism, sexism and other forms of oppression. Our program services include workshops, seminars, webinars, consultations and organizational evaluations. Our work includes:

  • Dismantling systemic and institutional racism 
  • Resisting sexism, domestic violence and pornography
  • Supporting those dealing with pain and suffering caused by oppression
  • Encouraging those seeking to address internalized racist superiority


Related U.S. programs

Central States

Anti-oppression work is integral to all programmatic work in the Central States region.

In New Orleans we challenge institutionalized forms of oppression through community building, storytelling, capacity building in the service of ending harm caused by white supremacy.

In the Houston, TX area our immigration education work focuses on empowering Latino/a's and advocating for social justice for their community.

The Indigenous Visioning Circle serves alongside organizations working for social justice for Indigenous people, networking and connecting Indigenous social justice initiatives worldwide.