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Gloria Ladson-Billings

Gloria Ladson-Billings is the Kellner Family Chair in Urban Education in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction and Faculty Affiliate in the Department of Educational Policy Studies for the University of Wisconsin.

“They Like Us As Slaves … Not Fully Formed Human Beings”

When the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences recently announced its nominations for the 2020 Oscars Presentation there were, once again, hardly any...

I’m Still With Kap!

This past weekend, many of us who have given up on watching NFL football had a glimmer of hope that we might get to...

Why 1619 Matters

This month marks the 400-year commemoration of the first enslaved Africans who arrived in what would become the United States of America. Granted these...

“She Had All The Words”

"Everybody knew what she was called, but nobody anywhere knew her name. Disremembered and unaccounted for, she cannot be lost because no one is...

“We Are Home!”

Over the last few weeks, the current resident of the White House tweeted a message indicating that four freshman members of Congress — all...

New Zealand Mosque Terror Attacks: “It Could’ve Been Me!”

I went to church yesterday morning. It’s something I do almost every Sunday. I don’t give it a second thought. I wake...
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