Type of Resource
No Disrespect by Sister Souljah
US (a.) by Saul Williams
By the Light of my Father’s Smile: A Novel by Alice Walker
Black Women’s Mental Health: Balancing Strength and Vulnerability by Stephanie Y. Evans, Kanika Bell, and Nsenga K. Burton
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Programs and Resources by UNE Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning
Building Equity & Supporting Diversity by UNE Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning
Women’s Health by Center for Disease Control
Health Disparities Between Women With and Without Disabilities: A Review of the Research by Jennifer P. Wisdom PhD and MPH, Marjorie G. McGee, Willi Horner-Johnson, Yvonne L. Michael, Elizabeth Adams & Michelle Berlin
Article in Social Work in Public Health
Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Reproductive Health Services and Outcomes, 2020 by Madeline Y. Sutton, MD, MPH, Ngozi F. Anachebe, MD, PharmD, Regina Lee, MD, and Heather Skanes, MD
Article in Obstetrics & Gynecology
Intersectionality Matters! by Kimberlé Crenshaw
Intersectionality Matters! is a podcast hosted by Kimberlé Crenshaw, an American civil rights advocate and a leading scholar of Critical Race Theory.
Essential and Undervalued: Health Disparities of African American Women in the COVID-19 Era by Denise N. Obinna
Article in Ethnicity & Health
Addressing Patient Bias and Discrimination Against Clinicians of Diverse Backgrounds by Pooja Chandrashekar and Sachin H. Jain
Article in Academic Medicine
Prejudiced Patients: Caring for those who Discriminate Against You by Pooja Chandrashekar
Film/Video by CECE Dean's Colloquium
The duty to care for all patients is central to the health professions, but how should students and clinicians respond when encountering patients who exhibit biased or discriminatory behaviors? Students and clinicians from minority backgrounds are more likely to experience mistreatment from patients during clinical training and practice. These experiences can be profoundly painful and degrading, contribute to clinician burnout, and worsen patient outcomes.
Break the Silence: Reproductive & Sexual Health Stories by Willow O'Feral
Film/Video by A New Day Films
This documentary features raw, powerful interviews with 18 diverse cisgender and transgender women about their sexual & reproductive health histories.
Reproductive Justice: An Introduction by Loretta Ross and Rickie Solinger
Gendered Asylum: Race and Violence in U.S. Law and Politics by Sara L. McKinnon
Disability and Mothering: Liminal Spaces of Embodied Knowledge by Cynthia Lewiecki-Wilson and Jen Cellio-Miller
Shout Your Abortion by Amelia Bonow, Emily Nokes, and Lindy West
Suited by James Benjamin
Film/Video by HBO Documentary Films
SUITED tells the story of Bindle & Keep, a Brooklyn tailoring company that looks beyond the gender binary, creating custom-made suits for gender non-conforming and transgender clients.