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A Little Girl's Moment Of Courage Captured On Camera Is The Reason We Need To Look After Each Other

A Little Girl's Moment Of Courage Captured On Camera Is The Reason We Need To Look After Each Other | Racial Literacy and Class Sensitive Pedagogy in Education | Scoop.it
Terrified and fearful for her future, 11-year-old Nada al-Ahdal fled her family in her hometown in Yemen to stay with her uncle nearby. Why?
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Michelle Malkin | Who’s up for mapping ‘diversity data’ in every U.S. neighborhood? «

Michelle Malkin | Who’s up for mapping ‘diversity data’ in every U.S. neighborhood? « | Racial Literacy and Class Sensitive Pedagogy in Education | Scoop.it
Who’s up for mapping ‘diversity data’ in every U.S. neighborhood? (Who’s up for mapping ‘diversity data’ in every U.S. neighborhood?
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Deen employees tell Rainbow/PUSH of alleged discrimination

Deen employees tell Rainbow/PUSH of alleged discrimination | Racial Literacy and Class Sensitive Pedagogy in Education | Scoop.it
An attorney for the Rainbow/PUSH Coalition said current and former Paula Deen employees told him the famous cook and her brother discriminated against black employees, one of whom was consistently referred to as “my little monkey.
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What is institutional racism?

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Cheerios stands by TV ad showing mixed-race family

Cheerios stands by TV ad showing mixed-race family | Racial Literacy and Class Sensitive Pedagogy in Education | Scoop.it
A mom sits at her kitchen table when her grade schooler saunters up with a big box of Cheerios. "Mom," says the girl. "Dad told me Cheerios is good for your heart. Is that true?" Cut ...
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Media Diversity Daily

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Media Diversity Daily, by Media Diversity Afri: updated automatically with a curated selection of articles, blog posts, videos and photos. (RT @mdcafrica: Media Diversity Daily is out!
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Critical Readings of the Media

 

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Talking Race | Teaching Tolerance

Talking Race | Teaching Tolerance | Racial Literacy and Class Sensitive Pedagogy in Education | Scoop.it
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So what counts as race talk in your school?

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8 Books To Help Teach Your Kids About Black History Month

These eight children’s books, recommended by HuffPost Blogger Devon Corneal, are great ways to celebrate Black History Month and President’s Day with your family.
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Racism: No longer overt but still present in the classroom | Get Schooled

Racism: No longer overt but still present in the classroom | Get Schooled | Racial Literacy and Class Sensitive Pedagogy in Education | Scoop.it
As a black child in the segregated south, Lisa Delpit recalls teachers extolling her to, “Act your age, not your race.” A MacArthur “Genius Grant”
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Diversity, not a popular subject at school!

Diversity, not a popular subject at school! | Racial Literacy and Class Sensitive Pedagogy in Education | Scoop.it
Oh dear, Dutch study finds that teaching multiculturalism and diversity can make pupils actually more intolerant

Via Infidel Patriot
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The Surprisingly Simple Change That Totally Turned One School Around

The Surprisingly Simple Change That Totally Turned One School Around | Racial Literacy and Class Sensitive Pedagogy in Education | Scoop.it
There's a widely held assumption that hiring more security guards (with guns!) will solve violence and other problems in our schools.
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Meet 4 Kenyan Women Who Wish You Would Keep Your 'Poverty Porn' To Yourself

Meet 4 Kenyan Women Who Wish You Would Keep Your 'Poverty Porn' To Yourself | Racial Literacy and Class Sensitive Pedagogy in Education | Scoop.it
Too many ads for charities use what I call "poverty porn" to get at viewers' wallets for hefty donations. Depressing music, sad-eyed children, starving animals ... the list goes on. But who wants to be pitied!
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Know Anyone Who Thinks Racial Profiling Is Exaggerated? Watch This, And Tell Me When Your Jaw Drops.

Know Anyone Who Thinks Racial Profiling Is Exaggerated? Watch This, And Tell Me When Your Jaw Drops. | Racial Literacy and Class Sensitive Pedagogy in Education | Scoop.it
This is one massive reality check, folks.
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WATCH: Why Lenny Kravitz Didn't Like Being Called 'Black'

WATCH: Why Lenny Kravitz Didn't Like Being Called 'Black' | Racial Literacy and Class Sensitive Pedagogy in Education | Scoop.it
As a Grammy Award-winning musician, Lenny Kravitz seems to transcend genres to create an indescribably cool sound.
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In Neighborhoods of Color, The More Things Change, the More They Stay the Same

In Neighborhoods of Color, The More Things Change, the More They Stay the Same | Racial Literacy and Class Sensitive Pedagogy in Education | Scoop.it
By Sharon Kinlaw and Steve King Generation after generation, we have seen the destruction of communities of color in the United States through institutionalized discriminatory practices, lax enforcement of civil rights and consumer laws, and tacit...
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Rethinking Race in the Classroom

Rethinking Race in the Classroom | Racial Literacy and Class Sensitive Pedagogy in Education | Scoop.it
In the age of Obama, some want to banish 'Huck Finn' and abolish Black History Month. Why they're wrong.
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This, That, Both, Neither: The Badging Of Biracial Identity In Young Adult Realism

By Sarah Hannah Gómez, Graduate Student, School of Library and Information Science, Simmons College Editor’s Note: This, That, Both, Neither was accepted for the peer reviewed paper session at YALS...
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Trying to Be Hip and Edgy, Ads Become Offensive

Trying to Be Hip and Edgy, Ads Become Offensive | Racial Literacy and Class Sensitive Pedagogy in Education | Scoop.it
Some of the biggest names in marketing have had to apologize after consumers objected to ads that hinged on race, rape and suicide.

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Diversity about more than color in Eastern Iowa schools - The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines (blog)

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Diversity about more than color in Eastern Iowa schools The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines (blog) When it comes to education in Iowa, the issue of diversity is quite gray, especially as the state's public school student...
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