Gender-Neutral Pronouns, Personalized Learning, and More

August 14, 2019

The Lens on how gender-neutral pronouns could reduce sexism, what personalized learning is and why it's controversial, and all about the international HBCU Night tour.

Domestic Terrorism, Menstrual Advocacy, and More

August 7, 2019

The Lens on how stereotypes fuel domestic terrorism and other hate-based violence, how menstrual advocacy can effect change, and how to break down the barriers to diversity in tech.

Queer Eye’s “Disabled But Not Really” Episode, and More

July 31, 2019

The Lens on why one writer is pushing back on critiques of a "Queer Eye" episode, how to be more inclusive of age diversity in the workplace, and how schools can build a sense of belongingness for...

Getting Women on the Moon and More

July 24, 2019

The Lens on how we can get women astronauts on the moon, Samin Nosrat being a woman of color in the food industry, and how a new type of performance review helps you invest in your organization's...

U.S. Immigration Agents: From Violent Words to Violent Acts, and More

July 17, 2019

The Lens on ProPublica's exposé of U.S. immigration agents' behavior on Facebook, new research on biracial stereotypes, and how one organization is providing an innovative solution to housing for adults with disabilities.

The Fight to Protect LGBTQ Workers, and More

July 10, 2019

In the Lens this week, read about the legal fight to protect LGBTQ workers from employment discrimination, how P&G's new film confronts unconscious bias, and how the CROWN Act fights back against what it means to "look...

Unbiased AI, Clean Energy’s Dirty Secret, and More

June 26, 2019

This week, the Lens zooms in how AI can be used to reduce bias in hiring, what clean energy's challenge is when it comes to gender diversity, and what "Daria" fans can expect from Tracee Ellis Ross'...

Seattle Public Schools Disrupts Native American Education, and More

June 19, 2019

The Lens on one organization's fight to keep serving Native American students in Seattle, what Ali Stroker's historic Tony Award win can teach us about people with disabilities, and what the neurodiversity movement is all about.

Decolonizing Data, Invisible Labor, and More

June 12, 2019

The Lens on the link between invisible labor and tenure outcomes, how one woman is decolonizing data in Native communities, and why some people are skeptical about New York's monuments for Marsha P. Johnson and Sylvia Rivera.

LGBTQ+ Inclusion in the Workplace and More

June 5, 2019

How can employers extend LGBTQ+ inclusion past a Pride parade? Plus an in-depth look at the radical origins of Sesame Street and the trauma of restraining and secluding children with disabilities.