November 2020 - Gratitude and Resilience
"[Focus on] the true Indigenous wisdom that is behind the philosophy of Thanksgiving. It's not about taking, but about giving back." - Dana Thompson of the Sioux Chef, in the NYT.

UCSF professional schools and the Graduate Division have created new courses and expanded existing curriculum that address issues of structural racism in science and health care. Read the article.
Events

Engage in Anti-Racism
Resources for Practicing Solidarity
Listen, Learn and Participate
Resources for Celebrating Black Excellence
Listen:

Errin Haines and host Farai Chideya reflect on the role of Black women and women of color voters. Mutale Nkonde talks about the actual impact of targeted voter suppression. Dr. Kimberly Moffitt gets into what it means to find truth in the information age, and a new ISPU study looks at how American Muslims build coalitions. Listen to the podcast.
Book of the Month
Gretchen Long

Historian Gretchen Long tells the stories of African Americans who fought for access to both medical care and medical education, showing the important relationship between medical practice and political identity.
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