Racial Equity Tools
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Racial Equity Tools is focused on helping people and organizations working toward racial equity. The website includes a curated library…
Report: Most People Don’t Think About Animal Issues, But They Care About Animals
by Marsha Rakestraw About a third of Americans believe that nonhuman animals should be given the same rights as humans,…
What’s New Wednesday for 11-23-16: News & Resources for Humane Educators & Changemakers
Each week find a round-up of selected resources, news stories, and commentary related to humane living, global ethical issues, and…
Embracing Compassion Toward All: An Interview With Author Mark Hawthorne
Mark Hawthorne is an activist and the author of three books on animal rights and social justice: A Vegan Ethic:…
Post-Election The World Needs You More Than Ever
Here at the Institute for Humane Education, we understand that the election results may be very painful for many. As…
5 Minute Changemaker: Write Right Now for a Better World
by Marsha Rakestraw I have a friend who has written to legislators, corporations, and other leaders and officials since she…
11 Children’s Books About Nonviolent Protest and Resistance
by Marsha Rakestraw Protests and nonviolent resistance are an integral part of human culture. On any given day, there are…
Resources for Teaching About the Dakota Access Pipeline Protest
by Marsha Rakestraw Update 10/31/16: The #StandingRockSyllabus was added to the list. For weeks now, thousands of members of more…
Resources for Reflecting on Anger and Activism
by Marsha Rakestraw There’s a popular axiom: “If you’re not outraged, you’re not paying attention!” Anger tends to be a…
10 Habits of Highly Effective Advocates
by Marsha Rakestraw When I was a new activist in my late teens, I yelled at people. I used unkind…
Podcasts for Humane Educators and Changemakers
by Marsha Rakestraw Podcasts have become wildly popular. We can find one on nearly every topic, and new podcasts launch…
Following My Path to Humane Education
by Melissa Andrews Awakening to My Love of All Animals As a child growing up on a farm in rural…