Essential Knowledge

HeatherMcGhee

Heather McGhee on Confronting the Denial of Racism

Heather McGhee¬†spoke at the Bioneers Conference in 2017. She’s a¬†Distinguished Senior Fellow at the organization Demos. McGhee describes how the election of Barack Obama resulted in both a racial backlash and the illusion that we were suddenly living in a post-racial society. She also shares a hopeful story that demonstrates a pathway towards healing the divisions that harm us all.

 

Share this knowledge

Share on facebook
Share on google
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin
Share on pinterest
Share on print
Share on email