The media we consume plays a huge role in how we view the world around us. Television, radio, publications and online content are a direct line to our thoughts and minds. So, how do depictions of race in the media influence us as content consumers? Surely, media isn’t the only influence shaping the way you … More Upcoming Race Bridge: How Media Influences Ideas About Race
Thursday, October 7, 2021 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM CST CEOs nationally (and closer to home) are reportedly prioritizing the hiring of diverse talent into leadership roles to bring more equity and inclusion into their hiring practices. Some say progress is slow because there is a shortage of people of color with the skills to … More REPLAY Race Bridge: Is there a shortage of Diverse Talent?
Mandela, the international exhibition celebrating the life of Nelson Mandela, has made its United States debut right here in Milwaukee. In a special partnership with America’s Black Holocaust Museum, the Milwaukee Public Museum is hosting the exhibition now through August 1. Join us for this special in-person Race Bridge event exploring the significance of Mandela’s … More REPLAY: Race Bridge @ Mandela – The Official Exhibition
How many of your close friends are a different race from you? If you’re like most Americans, not many. The Public Religion Research Institute conducted a study about race and friendship and found that over 75% of White Americans and 65% of Black Americans don’t have a “core social affiliation” of a different race. The … More Race Bridge: Can Diverse Connections Drive Cultural Change in Segregated Communities?