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Powerful Conversation

While racism is a deeply complex and difficult issue to tackle, I personally do not want to continue having the same conversations about race relations three years from now because that would mean we have not made enough progress. Our … Continue reading

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Fashionable

The most gifted designers can see who you are inside and who you want to be onstage, and they express that vision in their creations. – Tina Turner  

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Workplace Discrimination

When Tanya Warrants* got a plant supervisor job in Pittsburgh in the early 1980s, she was the first black female manager in her company. I experienced sexism and racism all the time, says the 59 year-old, who still works there. … Continue reading

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Teachable differences

Teaching is an institution that helps an individual acquire knowledge, competence, or virtue– not necessarily associated with skill building. Training is the action of teaching an individual a skill or type of behavior. Supervision is an action or process to … Continue reading

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Word of the Day

Social work is acting out of love for strangers in tangible ways. We are made to represent love so that all people we encounter have a more profound sense of hope and faith within themselves. We do the hard, intimate, … Continue reading

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