Human Rights for All? (lesson plans)
by Marsha Rakestraw December 10, 2017, marks International Human Rights Day, which this year honors the 70th anniversary of the…
Resources for Teaching and Learning About Intersectionality
by Marsha Rakestraw All of us have a variety of characteristics that contribute to who we are: our gender and…
#FridayFeature: 3 Videos About Intersectionality
by Marsha Rakestraw Less than two months ago, Justine Damond was shot and killed by a Minneapolis police officer for…
Maintaining Hope Amidst Atrocity: The Humane Educator’s Paradox
by Zoe Weil It’s painful to learn about the terrible injustices and cruelties in the world. Sometimes, the more we…
Showing Up for Racial Justice (SURJ)
Websites
Showing Up for Racial Justice (SURJ) is dedicated to ending white supremacy and promoting a racially justice society. SURJ’s website…
Evolving Toward Conscientious Language With Ethical Language Style Guides
by Marsha Rakestraw As we strive to become a more just and inclusive world, there is backlash against what has…
POC Online Classroom
Websites
POC Online Classroom celebrates marginalized people and offers resources and insights focused on “social justice, personal empowerment, self love, marginalization,…
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:…
Resources to Teach and Learn About Refugees and Immigration
by Marsha Rakestraw The Universal Declaration of Human Rights outlines the basic rights that everyone in the “human family” should…
14 Children’s Books About Refugees
by Marsha Rakestraw The headlines are full of news about refugees – from war, climate, and other factors. And while…
Toward Rational, Authentic Food Choices
Videos/Movies
by Melanie Joy TEDx 2015 18:53 min “Every day we engage in a behavior that requires us to distort our…
Humane Education in Action: Writing for the Future
by Michele Leavitt and Célie Pierre From Michele: In 2012, Zoe Weil visited our campus as the Women’s Environmental Leadership…