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.

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.

Disney’s “Aladdin,” Google’s Accessibility, and More

May 29, 2019

This week, the Lens focuses on how the 2019 Aladdin remake stacks up against the past, Gucci's latest instance of cultural appropriation, and Google's newest accessibility features.

White Feminism, and More

May 22, 2019

This week, The Lens zooms in on the impact of white feminism in the workplace, Nike's pregnancy and maternity policies, and the challenge of getting insurance coverage for mental health care.

Authentic Engagement with Diversity, and More

May 15, 2019

In The Lens this week, learn about authentic engagement with diversity, national park accessibility, and LGBTQ+ representation on children's show "Arthur."

A Call for Inclusive Social Entrepreneurship, and More

May 8, 2019

This week's The Lens covers inclusive networking practices, how the media informs your outlook on mental illness, and how you can reduce gender bias in performance evaluations.

The Disability Employment Gap, and More

May 1, 2019

In The Lens this week, read about what's behind the low employment rate among people with disabilities, one woman's experience of diving for the Coast Guard, and why the Association of Black Seminarians is calling for restorative...