Miss Representation Roundtable Discussion Topic #3: How Can We Do Better?

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Hi, readers! Welcome to our third and final (for now) discussion about Miss Representation. Today we’re sharing our conversation on what we can do as an online media outlet for women to disrupt or challenge some of the problems with women’s representation in mainstream media.

MarenaMiss Representation Roundtable Discussion Topic #3: How Can We Do Better?

Race and Young Children

Mona Se QuedaEducation in America28 Comments

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Susan recently wrote a piece about American-Americans and color-blindness that gave me ~*feelings*~, and it made me think, “How do we teach our children about race?” Let me begin by saying that children are not stupid.

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The Struggles of Being in an Inter-faith Relationship

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It’s hard for me to put into words what it’s like to be in an inter-faith relationship. In some respects it’s the hardest thing I’ve ever done and in other ways it’s completely natural. If you had asked me 6 years ago if I would ever consider dating a non-Christian guy, I definitely would have said no, but it seems … Read More

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Women in Academia: Diversity, or the Lack Thereof

Ailanthus-altissimaWork10 Comments

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One of academia’s biggest problems right now, tied with funding as the number one crisis facing higher education, is the gaping disparity between the demographics of undergraduates and the demographics of graduate students and faculty. The narrative of academia is the narrative of white men (and to an increasing extent, the narrative of white women, hi!). People of color are … Read More

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Harvard Business Review: Black Heroes are Trendy

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In a blog post entitled “Do You Know What Your Employees Are Watching?” from this past Friday, Harvard Business Review writer Grant McCracken isn’t exploring the latest way for employers to monitor what their employees do, he’s using the current television season to highlight business trends in corporations.  Sort of.

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