Category Archives: Videos – Multicultural
Note: if you see the puzzle piece with the note “Quicktime needs your permission to run” try right-clicking your mouse and click on run this plug-in. There is no sound. YOU can also download it – Jackie Robinson Pasadena
They Quietly Judged Him For His Skin Color Then They Got A Shocking Surprise. Greek filmmaker Nancy Spetsioti directed Tzafar, a powerful short film about casual, every day racism. Its subtlety underscores a powerful and timeless message about how we treat other people.
Legendary activist and philosopher Grace Lee Boggs will celebrate her 99th birthday at the end of June. A leader over seven decades in the labor, civil rights, and Black Power movements, Boggs continues to write and grant interviews from her home in Detroit, Michigan. A new film, debuting later this month, tells Boggs’ story […]
Most people instinctively avoid conflict, but as Margaret Heffernan shows us, good disagreement is central to progress. She illustrates (sometimes counterintuitively) how the best partners aren’t echo chambers — and how great research teams, relationships and businesses allow people to deeply disagree. A great TED TALKs: http://www.ted.com/talks/margaret_heffernan_dare_to_disagree Transcript 0:15 In Oxford in the […]
Professor’s TEDx Talk about Native American Mascots Selected as Editor’s Pick by TED Author: TEDxUOregon, Portland State University Posted: June 12, 2014 This spring, Indigenous Nations Studies program Director and Professor Dr. Cornel Pewewardy spoke in Eugene as part of TEDxUOregon. Professor Pewewardy, who is a nationally recognized expert on Native American mascots in schools and in the […]
Note: Invoking parent bragging rights. This is my son Chris (Force) Howe in the video accepting award with Chicago Public Library.