Martin Luther King, Jr. Day & Black History Month

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Every January, we celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. This holiday brings us the opportunity to celebrate and teach Dr. King’s message.

Discussion Guide: Let's Talk About Race

Use our discussion guide for Let’s Talk About Race by Julius Lester to explore your personal story.

John Lewis's March Trilogy

For human rights to be defended, each succeeding generation must learn the history of how they are won.

Discussion Guide: Racial Justice

Now, more than ever, we need to practice two skills: telling our stories and listening to the stories of others.

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Mass Incarceration, Then and Now

David Remnick, 01/17/2020

The U.S. has the highest rate of incarceration in the world; although the country makes up about five per cent of the global population, it holds nearly a quarter of the world’s prisoners.