Subject: GDN eNews: A race-conscious society, England’s first black queen

 
December 1 - December 7, 2017
 
View eNews online

Inside this week
Latest Headlines
Voter Engagement
Books of Knowledge
Greater Jobs
Living Word
 
Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria?

And Other Conversations About Race

 
 

Beverly Daniel Tatum’s 1997 book on race relations — Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria? — has become a modern classic in college and high school classrooms, used to educate and prompt healthy discussions among young people about race.


In a race-conscious society, we all have a racial identity that develops in predictable ways, shaped largely by the interactions we have with others. An understanding of that identity-development process can help all of us begin to build bridges across lines of difference. ...

 
Read More   All Headlines
 
 
 
 
 
Latest Headlines
 
 
Dementia Prevention, Intervention and Care: One Third of Dementia May Be Preventable
 
The combined evidence to date shows that roughly 35 percent of all cases of dementia are attributable to nine potentially modifiable risk factors. Many of the risk factors occur at particular life stages …
Read More ...
 
 
England’s First Black Queen, Sophie Charlotte Born 1744
 
She married George III of England on September 8, 1761, at the Chapel Royal in St James’s Palace, London, at the age of 17 years of age becoming the Queen of England and Ireland. The Royal couple had fifteen children, thirteen of whom survived to adulthood.
Read More ...
 
 
“Touched by an Angel” Star Della Reese Dies at 86
 
Della Reese was the legendary actress and star of the classic movie “Harlem Nights” and the long-running CBS drama “Touched by an Angel,” with memorable appearances in movies like “A Thin Line between Love and Hate” to television shows ...”
Read More ...
 
 
Why We Need More Black Men in Early Childhood Education
 
As educators, we have an obligation to give our students every opportunity to succeed. Parents rely on us to ensure their children are armed with the skills and knowledge they need to thrive, once they leave our classrooms and have to face the world..
Read More ..
 
 
FDA Approves Pill With Sensor That Digitally Tracks When Patients Ingest Medication
 
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved the first drug in the U.S. with a digital ingestion tracking system. Abilify MyCite (aripiprazole tablets with sensor) has an ingestible sensor embedded in the pill ...
Read More ...
 
 
Bishop William J. Barber II to Meet Pope Francis at the Vatican on Thanksgiving Day
 
Rev. Dr. William J. Barber, II, the president of Repairers of the Breach, a nonpartisan, nonprofit social advocacy group, has confirmed that he and a delegation of “moral, workers’ rights, anti-poverty and ecological justice advocates…”
Read More ..
 

 

 
 
Greater Diversity Jobs
 
 

voter-rights-engagement


voter-rights-engagement


Advertisement for Bids
University of North Carolina Wilmington
Haynes Heating & Cooling
Haynes Heating & Cooling
Newton-Conover City Schools
Barnhill Contracting Company
Barnhill Contracting Company
Barnhill Contracting Company
Barnhill Contracting Company
 Barnhill Contracting Company
Barnhill Contracting Company
Buchanan and Sons, Inc.
Baker Mechanical, Inc.

Seeking Minority Prices for work relating to HVAC 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
Bar Construction Co., Inc.
Bar Construction Co., Inc.
Bar Construction Co., Inc.
City of Greenville Public Works Department
Goldsboro Housing Authority
Goldsboro Housing Authority
Monteith Construction Corp
Pender County Schools
Pitt County
Rodgers Builders
Sharpe Brothers
Smith-Rowe, LLC
Smith-Rowe, LLC
State Utility Contractors, Inc.
Yates Construction Company, Inc.,
Yates Construction Company, Inc.,
Professional
Pitt County
Education Jobs
Western Piedmont Community College
Southeastern Community College


 
 


Click here to download GDN Print Editions in PDF




 

The Living Word

2 Corinthians 4:14-16

New Living Translation

14: We know that God raised the Lord Jesus from the dead. He will raise us up also. God will take us to Himself and He will take you.

15: These things happened for your good. As more people receive God’s favor, they will give thanks for the shining-greatness of God.

16: This is the reason we do not give up. Our human body is wearing out. But our spirits are getting stronger every day.•

 
Visit GreaterDiversity.com to Subscribe

Follow GDN: FacebookTwitter

 
Copyright © 2017 GDN