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  • August 02, 2017 | gimletmedia.com

    Design For All

    Inclusive design is a widely-used concept in the design world. The idea is that when you create products, you actively choose to design that product for everyone.  

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  • August 01, 2017 | Huff-Duff

    A Conversation with Angela Glover Blackwell and Sasha Blair-Goldensohn

    Hosted by Shaibya Dalal of PolicyLink, this episode features Angela Glover Blackwell in conversation with Sasha Blair-Goldensohn, a Google software engineer and disability rights activist from New York City. They discuss the moral imperative of making cities accessible to all, the power of the...

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  • July 26, 2017 | The St. Louis American

    Is racial equity just another shiny object?

    Unfortunately, most people, like the facilitator, see addressing racism and its effects as a drain on effectiveness. To be faithful to this work, we must hear the words of St. Louis native Angela Glover Blackwell, chief executive of PolicyLink. She and her colleagues argue that in the context of...

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  • June 28, 2017 | Next City

    These Boston Apprenticeships Are Pushing the Economy Toward Equity

    Donan Cosme was only 15 when he found himself in the crosshairs of gang life, facing off against a member of a competing gang, guns raised. More than a decade later, these two men would meet again — not as rivals, but as colleagues and fellow apprentices in Boston’s Sprinkler Fitters Local Union...

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