Micropolis Live: Race and Culture in NY

Micropolis Live: Race and Culture in New York is a five-part series of events presented as part of The NEXT New York Conversation.

Where White People Fit in Our Conversations About Race Micropolis is wrapping up its live series about race and culture in New York by considering what whiteness means, how white people can be allies to people of color, and why it’s important for all of us – across ethnicity, class, gender and sexuality – to participate in conversations about race. Led by an ensemble of award-winning hosts and journalists, this series tells stories that matter from around the corner — and around the world!

Video:  Diversity and leadership consultant Vernā Myers, Esq., whose TED Talk encouraged the audience to “walk toward your discomfort…”

https://embed-ssl.ted.com/talks/verna_myers_how_to_overcome_our_biases_walk_boldly_toward_them.html

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