Is there a “double standard” in the way that some journalists talk differently about one identity group compared to another in refugee crises around the world?Students will learn about media bias and analyze the way it manifests in reporting.
What's the "Rooney Rule?" Help students understand historical and current discriminatory practices in the NFL, learn why former head coach Brian Flores filed a class action lawsuit, and explore possible strategies to address inequities in the NFL.
Will New State Laws about Vote Counting Overrule the Will of the People?
Teach high school students about the vote counting process and help them understand current laws that shift power from independent election officials to partisans and its potential impact on election results.
What is privilege and how does it impact the criminal justice system? Students reflect on the killing of Michael Brown through the lens of race, privilege and power andexamine the various levels of racial disparities in the criminal justice system.