BlindSpot: Hidden Biases of Good People

In Blindspot, Mahzarin Banaji and Anthony Greenwald explore hidden biases that we all carry from a lifetime of experiences with social groups – age, gender, race, ethnicity, religion, social class, sexuality, disability status, or nationality. “Blindspot” is a metaphor to capture […]

March 28th, 2018 - submitted by

American Fact Finder

American FactFinder provides access to data about the United States, Puerto Rico and the Island Areas. The data in American FactFinder come from several censuses and surveys. For more information see Using FactFinder andWhat We Provide. This resource can be used to […]

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I Don’t See Color

Did you just say, ‘I don’t see color’? Whenever I hear someone say, “I don’t see color”, I cringe. I take a deep breath and begin to unpack, understand, and hopefully inform the person why NOT seeing color is a […]

February 27th, 2018 - submitted by
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Project Implicit: Harvard

Project Implicit is a non-profit organization and international collaboration between researchers who are interested in implicit social cognition – thoughts and feelings outside of conscious awareness and control. The goal of the organization is to educate the public about hidden […]

February 22nd, 2018 - submitted by

Striving Towards Racial Justice in our Jewish Communities

In November 2017, the Jewish Social Justice Roundtable (“the Roundtable”) convened a network assembly at the Pearlstone Retreat Center. The Roundtable is a collaboration among 57 organizations pursuing social justice from a Jewish perspective , and both Reconstructing Judaism and the Reconstructionist Rabbinical […]

February 22nd, 2018 - submitted by

Who Counts? Race and the Jewish Future

Ilana Kaufman explores the question: Who is counted? Being counted matters because to be counted is an affirmation of belonging. Please follow and like us:Favorite

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