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Indian Boarding Schools

July 27, 2021

Addressing trauma, abuse, and death.

Diversity in the Board Room

July 13, 2021

A call for more diversity, more equity, more inclusion.

Race and U.S. Democracy

June 29, 2021

When did democracy begin in the United States?

Juneteenth

June 15, 2021

Celebrating the emancipation of enslaved people in the United States.

The Way Out

June 1, 2021

A musician, a choreographer, and an illustrator create a collaborative piece.

Police Violence

May 18, 2021

Looking at the bigger picture behind the protests against police violence.

African American Jockeys

May 4, 2021

Black jockeys dominated the early days of thoroughbred horse racing in the United States.

Diversity Matters

April 20, 2021

Thoughts about racial and ethnic diversity in Christian higher education

Jeremy Lin: "We're Tired"

April 6, 2021

This professional basketball player is no stranger to racial slurs.

Meet Linda Sarsour

March 23, 2021

A Palestinian Muslim American who does not match the Muslim woman stereotypes.

Meet Sylvia Mendez

March 9, 2021

A civil rights activist honored for championing equality.

First African Americans in Congress

February 23, 2021

Change that did not last.

The Black Church

February 9, 2021

Explore the 400-year-old story of the black church in America with Henry Louis Gates, Jr.

Black History Month

January 26, 2021

Meet Carter G. Woodson and discover the origins of Black History Month.

MLK Day

January 12, 2021

A call to serve on MLK Day and Beyond

Conversation with Latinos

December 29, 2020

Not white, not black.
Not from here, not from there.

Black Ballerinas

December 15, 2020

People of color in a traditionally white domain.

Peanut Butter and Jelly

December 1, 2020

Who, Me? Biased?
Peanut butter and jelly help illustrate implicit bias.

Native American Heritage Month

November 17, 2020

A 4-minute video about the origins of Native American Heritage Month

Critical Race Theory

July 20, 2021

Is Critical Race Theory creating more heat than light?

Honor Native Land

July 6, 2021

What is Indigenous Land Acknowledgement?

The Case for Reparations

June 22, 2021

Addressing the continuing damage of past transgressions

In the Heights

June 8, 2021

"Gentrification is tough to dramatize."

Greenwood Massacre

May 25, 2021

Marking 100 years since a somewhat shrouded atrocity in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

AAPI Heritage Month

May 11, 2021

May is Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month

Bending the Arc

April 27, 2021

Martin Luther King, Jr.: "The arc of the moral universe is long, but it bends toward justice."

Economic Inequality & Racism

April 13, 2021

Heather McGhee and Ian Haney Lopez describe the problem.

Meet Joy Harjo

March 30, 2021

A member of the Mvskoke Nation and the Poet Laureate of the United States

Meet Fannie Lou Hamer

March 16, 2021

An activist for voting rights and women's rights.

Radical Cram School

March 2, 2021

Kristina Wong introduces activist Mia Yamamoto to her Cram School young rebels.

Meet Ida B. Wells

February 16, 2021

Journalist, activist, feminist who led the fight against lynching

Lift Every Voice and Sing

February 2, 2021

"Sing a song full of the faith that the dark past has taught us,..."

Comparing 2020 with the 1960s

January 19, 2021

Similarities and differences

Conversation with White People

January 5, 2021

Talking about racism is generally challenging for white people.

Black Nativity

December 22, 2020

A three-minute clip from a stage production of the Langston Hughes "Gospel Song Play" titled Black Nativity.

The Color of COVID

December 8, 2020

A video poem drawing attention to the disproportionate impact of COVID on people of color.

The Doctrine of Discovery

November 24, 2020

The doctrine of discovery legitimized genocide and land grabbing without regard for the rights of indigenous people.

Reconstruction

November 10, 2020

This two-minute video introduces a Henry Louis Gates, Jr., series about race in post Civil War America.