Clothing + Ethnic Identity = Incitement to Riot + Charged for Murder

By Alice Doyel Guest blogger   Part 1: Dress Codes Discriminate Against Young People of Color Coming up in the next blog post: Part 2: Innocent Youth Charged with Incitement to Riot and Murder Stanford law professor Richard Thompson Ford looks at why we wear what we wear, how that has changed over the centuries, … Read more Clothing + Ethnic Identity = Incitement to Riot + Charged for Murder

Interview with Brandon Hersey, Seattle Public School Board Member of District VII, part 2

By Alice Doyel Guest blogger   Read Brandon’s personal statement about his history and the changes he is working on to create true racial equity in Seattle Public Schools. This is the second post of a two-part interview with Brandon Hersey. This post focuses on striving for racial equity and justice in our schools. *** I … Read more Interview with Brandon Hersey, Seattle Public School Board Member of District VII, part 2

Interview with Brandon Hersey, Seattle Public School Board Member of District VII

By Alice Doyel Guest blogger   This is the first of a two-part interview with Brandon Hersey. This one focuses on communication between schools and families. This second will focus on striving for racial equity and justice in our schools. Read Brandon’s personal statement about his history and the changes he is working on to … Read more Interview with Brandon Hersey, Seattle Public School Board Member of District VII