Tag Archives: Race & Ethnicity

18 Things White People Should Know/Do Before Discussing Racism

Discussions about racism should be all-inclusive and open to people of all skin colors. However, to put it simply, sometimes White people lack the experience or education that can provide a rudimentary foundation from which a productive conversation can be built. This is not necessarily the fault of the individual, but pervasive myths and misinformation […]

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Precious Knowledge – Trailer

http://youtu.be/W8CXCH99fNQ PRECIOUS KNOWLEDGE Director: Ari Luis Palos; Producer: Eren Isabel McGinnis Documentary/60 Minutes PRECIOUS KNOWLEDGE interweaves the transformative stories of students in the Mexican American Studies Program at Tucson High School. The program has become a model of educational success with 100% of their students graduating from high school and 82% attending college. We filmed […]

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Low IQ & Conservative Beliefs Linked to Prejudice

Source: http://www.livescience.com/18132-intelligence-social-conservatism-racism.html   Low IQ & Conservative Beliefs Linked to Prejudice Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience Senior Writer Date: 26 January 2012 Time: 10:29 AM ET        A new study finds links between low intelligence and   racism, prejudice and homophobia. CREDIT:   ArTono, Shutterstock View full size image There’s no gentle way to put […]

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Reclaiming Identity: Dismantling Arab Stereotypes,

Reclaiming Identity: Dismantling Arab Stereotypes HISTORY, EFFECTS OF STEREOTYPING EXAMINED IN NEW ARAB MUSEUM WEB-EXCLUSIVE EXHIBITION   Dearborn, MI (June 7, 2011) – Where did stereotypes about Arab Americans originate? What effects do they have on us as individuals and as a nation? How can they be defused?  These are just a few of the significant […]

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