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.
Aunt Helen By Storyteller Syd Lieberman
In this story a Jewish girl and her friend sneak away from the forced walk of the Nazis toward… they don’t really know. They hide in a haystack and a farmer helps them until the drums toll.
“All my life I have been in a state of ‘Nepantla’. Between worlds. Mexican American. Mexican AMERICAN. MEXICAN American. Chicana. Latina…. Now I am orgullosa de mi cultura, proud of my culture, orgullosa de mi idioma, proud of my language, orgullosa de mi misma, proud of myself. I walk the world between worlds and I am comfortable wherever I am.”
- Storyteller Olga Loya
What's a Mexican