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Watch this: Highlights from “Othering & Belonging”

This spring, experts from across the nation gathered in Oakland for Othering & Belonging: A National Conference. The event was hosted by the Haas Institute for a Fair and Inclusive Society at UC Berkeley, an organization that Praxia Partners is proud to work … Continue reading

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Ferguson: we are saying no, and demanding: enough.

When my daughter Laura asked the question, “What do you think of Ferguson?” I honestly didn’t know how to cast the despair that I felt in a light that had a measure of hope when talking to my own child about … Continue reading

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“Overpoliced & Underprotected:” john powell on Democracy Now

This week, john powell, director of UC Berkeley’s Haas Institute for a Fair and Inclusive Society, was a guest on Democracy Now. powell and host Amy Goodman discussed the historical context of the tension in Ferguson, Missouri. 

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How education can jump-start social justice

The Poverty and Race Research Action Council’s latest bulletin showcases the power of education As usual, the Poverty and Race Research Action Council’s (PRRAC) bulletin offers a wealth of information to anyone interested in community-building and social justice. We wanted … Continue reading

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Meet the new powerhouse battling social injustice

The newest social justice hub, Haas Institute for a Fair and Inclusive Society, is now online. Born of a belief that we all benefit from a fair and inclusive society, the Haas Institute furthers both research and policy while building … Continue reading

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