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Jeff Raikes

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Jeffrey Scott "Jeff" Raikes is the co-founder of the Raikes Foundation. He retired from his role as the chief executive officer of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation in 2014.
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The Little Book of Race and Restorative Justice
Black Lives, Healing, and US Social Transformation (Justice and Peacebuilding)
Fania E. Davis - Apr 16, 2019
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Racial Justice and Restorative Justice Working Together to Transform the Black Experience in America This timely work will inform scholars and practitioners on the subjects of pervasive racial inequity and the healing offered by restorative justice practices. Addressing the intersectionality of race and the US criminal justice system, social activi...
Jeff Raikes
May 01, 2019
Inspired by these great excerpts on how to use restorative justice in education from @RJOY's Fania Davis' forthcoming “Little Book of Race and Restorative Justice"     source
Biased
Uncovering the Hidden Prejudice That Shapes What We See, Think, and Do
Jennifer L. Eberhardt - Mar 26, 2019
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From one of the world's leading experts on unconscious racial bias, a personal examination of one of the central controversies and culturally powerful issues of our time, and its influence on contemporary race relations and criminal justice.We do not have to be racist to be biased. With a perspective that is both scientific, investigative, and also...
Jeff Raikes
Apr 17, 2019
If you haven’t picked up a copy of Dr. Eberhardt’s incredible book “Biased,” it is an absolute must read.     source
The Lost Education of Horace Tate
Uncovering the Hidden Heroes Who Fought for Justice in Schools
Vanessa Siddle Walker - Jul 31, 2018
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In the epic tradition of Eyes on the Prize and with the cultural significance of John Lewis’s March trilogy, an ambitious and harrowing account of the devoted black educators who battled southern school segregation and inequality“Negroes cannot and will not be free or integrated if all that they have is relinquished, emasculated, given up, or aband...
Jeff Raikes
Aug 23, 2018
Vanessa Siddle Walker’s fascinating new book looks at the network of black teachers who led the push for desegregation in education     source