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"A Conversation on Hidden Bias" [part 1]

A conversation on hidden bias. Introduction and Howard J. Ross presentation.

  • Bias
  • Families and Caregivers

Plessy v. Ferguson

Historian Yohuru Williams talks about the Plessy v. Ferguson case and its effects on the Civil Rights Movement.

  • Historical Foundations of Race
  • Educators

"The Origin of Race in the USA"

  • Historical Foundations of Race
  • Educators

Crash Course: US History #13

In which John Green teaches you about America's "peculiar institution," slavery. I wouldn't really call it peculiar. I'd lean more toward horrifying and depressing institution, but nobody asked me. John will talk about what life was like for a slave in the 19th century United States, and how slaves resisted oppression, to the degree that was possible. We'll hear about cotton plantations, violent punishment of slaves, day to day slave life, and slave rebellions.

  • Historical Foundations of Race
  • Educators

"Crania Americana"

The most important book in the history of scientific racism.

  • Historical Foundations of Race
  • Educators

"Why Did Europeans Enslave Africans?"

Why were most slaves in America from West Africa? Slavery has existed throughout history in various forms across the globe, but who became enslaved was almost always based on military conquest. So why did Europeans travel thousands of miles to enslave people from a particular geographic region? Watch the episode to find out.

  • Historical Foundations of Race
  • Educators

"Racism in America: A History in Three Acts"

Full lecture by professor James Dator of Goucher College

  • Historical Foundations of Race
  • Educators

"Racism in America: A History in Three Acts"

Full lecture by professor James Dator of Goucher College

  • Historical Foundations of Race
  • Educators

"The Abundant Community"

John McKnight, a longtime civics community builder, talks about the importance of valuing people, especially those different from you, as bringers of gifts and not bringers of problems.

  • Community Building
  • Families and Caregivers

"What is Power?"

TED Ed with Eric Liu. Every day, we move and operate within systems of power that other people have constructed. But we’re often uncomfortable talking about power. Why? Eric Liu describes the six sources of power and explains how understanding them is key to being an effective citizen.

  • Social Identities and Systems of Oppression
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