Institute for Courageous Conversation about Race

Unitec Creates New Space for ‘Courageous Conversation’

On March 18, Scoop Independent News reported on the opening of the Institute for Courageous Conversation about Race at Unitec in New Zealand. Unitec has been using the Courageous Conversation protocol to build its own capability for meeting the needs of its diverse student population. “We all need to have courageous conversations about race if we’re really going to understand the problem of racial inequity,” PEG Founder Glenn Singleton said in the story. “This means acknowledging and accepting the differences among us, including race, which can sometimes be an uncomfortable experience.”

Black Real Estate Agent and Clients Handcuffed at House Viewing

Black Real Estate Agent and Clients Handcuffed at House Viewing

By Alyssa Lukpat and Eduardo Medina—Aug. 8, 2021 The house on Sharon Avenue in Wyoming, Mich., was supposed to be another option for Eric Brown, a real estate agent, to show to his client. Instead, the visit to the property became one of the most traumatic experiences...

Watch a Never-Before-Aired James Baldwin Interview From 1979

Watch a Never-Before-Aired James Baldwin Interview From 1979

By Adrienne Westenfeld—June 15, 2021 In 1979, up-and-coming television producer Joseph Lovett scored the opportunity of a lifetime. Just a few months into his stint at 20/20, ABC’s upstart television news magazine, Lovett was assigned a profile of James Baldwin,...