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Why We Still Need Ethnic Studies and Women, Gender & Sexuality Studies

Susan M. Shaw | Posted 01.18.2016 | Education
Susan M. Shaw

We still need Ethnic Studies and Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies because race, gender, and sexuality are still important facets of human experience that give shape to the ways we are in the world.

This School Is Taking A 'Proactive' But Controversial Approach To Tackling Racism

HuffPost Live | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 05.21.2015 | Black Voices

The Fieldston Lower School, a private school in New York City, is taking a bold and brow-raising approach to tackling racism. The school, which wa...

Diss America

Patricia McGuire | Posted 11.22.2013 | DC
Patricia McGuire

Okay, I'm still not a fan of the beauty pageant. But I have new respect for Miss America as I have watched the new queen cope with the seriously depraved Neanderthals that troll through the dark side of American life.

Diversity Course Now Required For Graduation At This University

Seattle Times | Lornet Turnbull | Posted 08.10.2013 | Black Voices

Saying it has an obligation to prepare students for a more global society, the University of Washington will require undergrads to complete a course i...

Hot New Style for Fall: Don Virtual Blackface and Learn About Racism!

Ken Schneck, PhD | Posted 10.02.2012 | College
Ken Schneck, PhD

I flipped the postcard over to find the trumpeting of The Race Experience, an "exciting, new interactive kiosk that allows us to see ourselves in a different skin... to change our 'race' and become Black, White, Asian, Middle Eastern, Indian and Hispanic." Holy. Hell.

See, You Can Wear Your Fairy Wings to School!

Isobel White | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Isobel White

Straightlaced: How Gender's Got Us All Tied Up, is about how strict gender stereotypes and pressures deny students the opportunity to be joyfully who they are.