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Princeton University Faculty Letter re: Anti-Blackness

Faculty Letter July 4, 2020 Dear President Eisgruber, Provost Prentice, Deans Kulkarni and Dolan, Vice President for Campus Life Calhoun, and members of the Princeton Cabinet, Anti-Blackness is foundational to America. It plays a role in where we live and…

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21-Day Racial Equity Habit Building Challenge ©

Looking for ways to build your racial justice muscle?  Race educator and leader, Dr. Eddie Moore, Jr. has created a plan.  “Change is hard. Creating effective social justice habits, particularly those dealing with issues of power, privilege, supremacy and leadership…

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Affirming Black Lives Without Inducing Trauma

From Teaching Tolerance: “This week, we were disappointed to see wide circulation of the videos showing Ahmaud Arbery’s and Sean Reed’s shooting deaths. Educators have a responsibility to engage with students about this violence against Black men—and the white supremacist…

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Virus Job Losses Hit Young, Minorities First

On Friday, April 3, 2020,  the federal Bureau of Labor Statistics’ March job report showed that minority populations and some of the labor market’s youngest workers have been hit hardest by the initial wave of job losses during the pandemic. …

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Massive New Database Will Connect Billions of Historic Records to Tell the Full Story of American Slavery

“Enslaved: Peoples of the Historic Slave Trade,”  a database, which will serve as a clearinghouse for information about enslaved people and their captors, will launch in 2020.  The tool will link information from projects like Vanderbilt’s “Slave Societies Digital Archive” …

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