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Bias, Hate Speech, and Prejudice Discussions

In our time as instructors there will be times when uncomfortable incidents arise inside and outside the classroom that will need to be addressed. These incidents can range from what someone sees as a harmless joke in a class discussion, a sincere argument over distinct beliefs, to more hateful incidents outside the classroom such as hate speech and/or violence directed at a specific group. Having discussions around these issues and incidents can be both challenging and painful, but at times are necessary to directly address. Below are some various resources to assist one in how to approach these issues.