Anti-Racism Resources 10/22/2020

A short, digestible list of resources to guide you on your journey of understanding and involvement in diversity, equity, and inclusion efforts. A new list will be published on the second and fourth Thursday of every month. Video: “Race the Power of an Illusion” California Newsreel Article: “Hiring a Chief Diversity Officer Won’t Fix Your…

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Anti-Racism Resources 10/8/2020

A short, digestible list of resources to guide you on your journey of understanding and involvement in diversity, equity, and inclusion efforts. A new list will be published on the second and fourth Thursday of every month. Article: “Who tells the story of Racism?” by Deborah Plummer (LC 2007) Article: “About One-in-Four U.S. Hispanics Have…

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Anti-Racism Resources 9/24/2020

A short, digestible list of resources to guide you on your journey of understanding and involvement in diversity, equity, and inclusion efforts. A new list will be published on the second and fourth Thursday of every month. Book: “The Mis-Education of the Negro” by Carter G. Woodson Article: “Personal View: Five ways Cleveland can seize…

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Anti-Racism Resources 9/10/2020

A short, digestible list of resources to guide you on your journey of understanding and involvement in diversity, equity, and inclusion efforts. A new list will be published on the second and fourth Thursday of every month. Book: “Everyday White People Confront Racial and Social Injustice: 15 Stories” by Eddie Moore (Editor), Marguerite W. Penick-Parks…

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First Year Cleveland: Working Together to Save Babies

By Bernadette Kerrigan, Executive Director, First Year Cleveland An August 2018 cleveland.com editorial piece noted, “The good news is that preliminary work to tackle this problem [of infant mortality] by First Year Cleveland — an unprecedented local public-private coalition of elected officials, hospitals, religious institutions, medical providers, educators and health researchers — is making inroads….

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