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A Review of Apartheid

After Nelson Mandela's recent death, the apartheid regime he fought against re-entered news headlines. Learn more about apartheid laws and what life was like in South Africa's racially stratified society with this overview.

Women Civil Rights Activists

Dolores Huerta, Ella Baker and Fannie Lou Hamer are among the many women who contributed to the fight for civil rights during the 1950s, '60s and '70s. Despite the sacrifices they made, women civil rights activists typically don't receive the same recognition that their male counterparts do. Celebrate their achievements during Women's History Month.  

Women Writers, Activists and Feminists
Race Relations Spotlight10

How Parents Can Counter Colorism

Parents can protect their children against the effects of colorism by not repeating harmful messages about skin color, praising people based on their complexion alone and more.

The Effects of Colorism

Colorism has a far-reaching impact both in and outside of communities of color. Learn more about the effects of skin color bias with this overview.

Notable Quotes From Famous Women of Color

A roundup of quotes from famous women of color, including Toni Morrison, Misan Sagay, Sojourner Truth, Maya Angelou and Louise Erdrich.

Protecting Oneself Against Racism

This list of tips features strategies one can use to reduce the chances of being victimized by racism.

How Not to Apologize After Making a Racial Blunder

This roundup includes the common ways public figures apologize after making a racial blunder, often coming across as insincere.

How Parents Can Encourage Children to Have Cross-Race Friendships

Five ways parents can encourage their children to pursue interracial friendships.

Facts And Quotes About Maya Angelou’s Life, Works and Death

This overview presents facts and quotes about Maya Angelou’s life, works and death.

12 Interesting Facts About Maya Angelou

A list of interesting facts about poet and writer Maya Angelou.

Maya Angelou Quotes

A roundup of quotes from Maya Angelou interviews.

Reviews of I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings

A roundup of reviews about I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings.

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