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Daughters of Virginia

Virginia — homeland to more than its share of significant contributors to art, history, politics, science, sports, and law – has a history replete with stories of human potential realized….

White Men in Diversity and Inclusion

Is there a role for white men in diversity? Do you expect a diversity and inclusion expert to be a woman or a man with brown skin or someone else…

The Election’s Behind Us. Now Let’s Keep Moving Forward.

We’ve finally reached the other side of one tempestuous, tense, and surprising presidential election. After the votes came in and the results were announced, I felt inspired to share with…

Get Out of the Zone

Wow, my head is spinning! It seems everywhere I turn people are accusing others of having bias against a group not their own. It doesn’t matter whether that bias is…

We’re all biased—even nice people like you.

I am so happy to see President Obama issuing a memorandum requiring more focus on promoting diversity in agencies involving defense, intelligence, diplomacy and homeland protection! Now national security agency…

Try a Listening Lunch

If you don’t already have plans for lunch today, may I make a recommendation? Think of somebody with whom you could easily find conflict, an acquaintance whose worldviews and beliefs…

a letter to a white police officer

Dear White Police Officer

Dear White Police Officer, I would guess that the only thing worse than being the victim of abuse, poverty, illness, neglect, or systematic intolerance right now, is being a white,…

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