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5 Takeaways From The Social Equity Leadership Conference In San Francisco

Richard Greggory Johnson III | Posted 06.30.2016 | Queer Voices
Richard Greggory Johnson III

After being approached last year by the National Social Equity Panel to bring the Social Equity Leadership Conference to the University of San Francis...

Progressing Towards Equality: The 2016 Social Equity Leadership Conference

Richard Greggory Johnson III | Posted 05.31.2016 | Queer Voices
Richard Greggory Johnson III

Whether it is the Black Lives Matter movement or North Carolina's recent bill that prevents transgender individuals from using the bathroom of the sex that an individual identities with, social justice remains an important topic. I

What if There Were no National Borders?

Prof. Dr. Klaus F. Zimmermann | Posted 08.03.2016 | World
Prof. Dr. Klaus F. Zimmermann

We should all know our limitations. But what we could easily do without is the concept of national borders -- at least as far as they limit the mobility of people. This idea may seem like a naïve utopia, but mobility without borders is already a reality.

How to Manage Transgender Discrimination in the Workplace

Richard Greggory Johnson III | Posted 07.21.2016 | Queer Voices
Richard Greggory Johnson III

Even with the enormous amount of attention on transgender issues, most people fail to realize that the transgender community has no legal protections against workplace discrimination, even though the problems are so rampant.

What Schools Are Really Blocking When They Block Social Media

Craig Watkins | Posted 04.01.2012 | Education
Craig Watkins

Can social media be a distraction? Absolutely. Will some students access questionable content? Yes. But many students use social media to enhance their learning, expand the reach of the classroom and fashion their own personal learning networks.

Household Wealth Growth Slows Sharply

Posted 08.09.2011 | Business

CHICAGO- (Ann Saphir) - Household wealth rose by $943 billion in the first quarter, slowing sharply from the previous quarter, and household debt shra...

Forging an Equity Agenda Aimed at Inclusion Across America

Arlene M. Roberts | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Arlene M. Roberts

There is no better time for implementing an equity agenda than now. 37 million people live in poverty and many more are one paycheck away. All it takes is one health crisis or a downsizing at the office.