Othering & Belonging Institute Blog

Photo of the Hagia Sophia in Istanbul
Karen Barkey
July 27, 2020
By Karen Barkey Earlier this month, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan made the momentous...
July 27, 2020
June 19, 2020
By john a. powell Today we're observing the anniversary of Juneteenth—the day in 1865 when enslaved...
June 19, 2020
black lives painted on the street
By john a. powell
June 16, 2020 I’ve lived in and traveled to all corners of the country talking to people about...
June 16, 2020
woman walking past a black lives matter mural
June 10, 2020
By Stephen Menendian A global protest movement focused on racial inequality has opened the window...
June 10, 2020
Profile picture of Gerland Lenoir
May 31, 2020
By Gerald Lenoir Once again, a brother lies dead in the street
Once again, he screams, “I can’...
June 03, 2020
June 2, 2020
By john a. powell I’m writing firstly to express my sincere condolences to the families of George...
June 01, 2020