This site contains hundreds of ideas, texts, lesson plans and videos about race relations and diversity. These free resources are tools to help leaders. teachers, parents and anyone of good will to explore the challenge of creating bridges of cooperation and community in a very diverse and often polarized world.

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VIDEO SPOTLIGHT

Fond Memories and The Jane Addams Project

By Storyteller Andrea Jane Fain

This story is a piece of history from the 1950’s.  It tells of affordable housing and living in a particular neighborhood and gives some insight into the different ethnic groups that make up some of our communities.

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“You see, it’s people whose names you may not even know. Those are the people who are history. That’s what history is.”

 

- Storyteller Dovie Thomason
  The Spirit Survives

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