Tag Archives: racism

Studies Confirm the Dehumanization of Black Children and the ‘Preschool-to-Prison Pipeline’

http://www.commondreams.org/views/2014/04/04/studies-confirm-dehumanization-black-children-and-preschool-prison-pipeline

Credit: Sonali Kolhatkar

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Six Notes on the Radical Imagination!

http://www.truth-out.org/opinion/item/25411-lessons-from-social-movements-six-notes-on-the-radical-imagination

Credit: Max Haiven and Alex Khasnabish, Truthout

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Link Spotlight: The Ultimate Critical Thinker/Courageous Ally Resource Link?

Well we’re very excited and grateful to Natalie Goodnow for sharing this amazing website, which is overflowing with resources about social justice, diversity, and the history of hegemony.  It’s called the ZINN EDUCATION PROJECT, and you can search by time period, theme, or even by resource type!  Check it out:

http://zinnedproject.org/

or on facebook (lots of different and great material)

https://www.facebook.com/ZinnEducationProject

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RaceBridges

http://www.racebridgesforschools.com/wp/

The RaceBridges Project describes itself as being a place for “ideas, tools, and resources for teachers who want to explore diversity and race-relations in the classroom”.  The website has over 60 videos, a multitude of articles and essays on Dr. King and teaching his legacy to kids, and a large selection of lesson plans, stories for kids, and other resources.