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March 21, 2020

Today is 21st of March 2020 – International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination. And although most of the people in Europe and a lot of people around the world are staying home to stop the spread of coronavirus, we believe it is important to remind ourselv...

March 16, 2020

The first two weeks and two modules of the MOOC ¨Make it visible¨ are already behind us. It does not mean of course that if someone would like to join it is too late, no! You can still come and join the course.

So far there are 567 people who have joined the course. We...

December 20, 2019

The team of STAR project has met recently in Spain to finish planning and record Massive Online Open Course ¨Make it visible¨ - MOOC on education and action against (invisible) racism with young people.
During 3 working days, the team managed to record a total of 18 vi...

December 13, 2019

Introduction – why we talk about Microaggressions

Have you ever witnessed a situation or act that you felt kind of violent but could not explain why, or have you ever been around someone who was telling you that an action was violent but you did not feel as such? If yes...

December 3, 2019

What is "invisible racism"? How do you make it visible with young people so they can work against it?

I would like to ask you my dear reader to take a second and think what invisible racism could be? How do you understand it?

Did you think about some cases of racism tha...

November 26, 2019

I guess there are things that we usually don´t realize that they exist until we start getting aware of the issue and relate to it, and then we see it everywhere. It happened to me with the issue of the visibility versus invisibility of the marginalized groups, and rece...

People who are aware of, and ashamed of, their prejudices are well on the road to eliminating them. Gordon Allport

Have you announced to everybody at home today, right after you woke up, that you need coffee or otherwise you would not be able to go through the day? If y...

Why we talk about emotions and racism?

Before analysing the question and trying to provide one or more points of view, we would like to clear out some recurrent terms in this STAR article, to create a common scenario.

Some definitions to start…

RACE

Oxford dictiona...

December 15, 2018

Why invisible racism is so invisible?

Working on the topic of invisible racism (or everyday racism, microracism or modern racism) is not an easy task. On the daily basis you meet with resistance, undermining the problem, tons of excuses, or simply lack of interest in th...

November 3, 2018

I wanted to share with you that before having written this post I had googled the phrase ¨how to be less racist¨, and I found nothing relevant. This means that this article is very needed, and most probably this will be just the first one, since I do believe we need to...

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