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November 2017

4 Troubling Truths About Black Boys and The US Educational System

2017-12-04T06:42:16+00:00

“Most people like to think that American K-12 schools, workplaces and courthouses are pillars of fairness, but statistic after statistic all point to a crisis among the young, Black men of the nation.  This crisis begins in homes, stretches to K-12 educational experiences, and leads straight to the cycle of incarceration in increasingly high numbers. [...]

4 Troubling Truths About Black Boys and The US Educational System 2017-12-04T06:42:16+00:00

November 2015

4 ways you might be displaying hidden bias in everyday life

2017-12-04T06:42:16+00:00

By Emanuella Grinberg, CNN (CNN) It’s no secret that unconscious biases penetrate various realms of society, from hiring decisions to medical care and even foul calls in the NBA. But what about implicit bias our everyday lives? Does it play a role in the neighborhoods we choose to live in, the establishments we patronize, the shows [...]

4 ways you might be displaying hidden bias in everyday life 2017-12-04T06:42:16+00:00

Culture Before Politics

2017-12-04T06:42:16+00:00

Authors: EFF CHANG, BRIAN KOMAR On Nov. 3, progressives awoke to find that they had returned to 2004. Despite important legislative victories, Democrats had been outflanked. Republicans had successfully sold themselves as the party of economic growth, the party of the angry out-of-work American, and, most dissonantly, the party of change. They owned the narrative and [...]

Culture Before Politics 2017-12-04T06:42:16+00:00

Unconscious Bias Training Is Anti-Racism Training

2017-12-04T06:42:16+00:00

Author: Susana Rinderle Unconscious bias training is in. It’s neat; it incorporates lots of cool new science. It’s sexy; it incorporates lots of cool images and eye opening exercises. It’s trendy; all the cool kids are doing it. And it’s safe; no one talks about racism. […]

Unconscious Bias Training Is Anti-Racism Training 2017-12-04T06:42:16+00:00