Tag Archive for: Equity

Sondra Samuels & New York Times columnist Tom Friedman

A recent conversation titled "Handle With Care" featured…

The Alliance: Changing the Narrative

Essential to the work of The Alliance, Brown says, is developing respectful relationships so that everyone feels heard, which can mean “slowing down policy work to unpack power and other dynamics.”

Silent Spring

It truly is, for some, a Silent Spring. As I write this…

Equity Solutions & Quiz

In a related story we look at some of the statewide issues and…

Financial Trauma

What I want our communities to talk about: how generational trauma affects our financial wellbeing. We can learn and unlearn traumatic events that might be affecting us today, unconsciously sabotaging our own wellbeing.

Creator of New Data

(photo by Iyana Esters) Since her childhood in Chicago,…

Creating Joy

Joy Dolo outside Minnesota Children’s Theatre Company, where…

Turning Tragedy Into Action

I did not want anyone to forget about who [Philando] was and what he represented as a man — his devotion to his job and the children, always thinking about other people. I wanted to keep his legacy alive by doing the things that he held near and dear to his heart.

Of Mirrors and Windows

“If [children] see only reflections of themselves, they will grow up with an exaggerated sense of their own importance and value in the world. A dangerous ethnocentrism.”

2016 Changemaker: Nausheena Hussain

Nausheena Hussain has a quiet composure, sitting at the…