Resistance School

Aa group of progressive graduate students at Harvard came together in response to the election of Donald Trump, with a desire to help transform our country to better reflect their shared values. They came up with Resistance School: a free, online, four-week practical training program that will sharpen the tools needed to fight back at the federal, state, and local levels.

Open Society Foundation: Program Officer – Higher Education Support Program

The Higher Education Support Program of the Open Society Foundation seeks a Program Officer with expertise and experience in developing digital education programs. The position is intended for a mid-career professional who is committed to the role of higher education in creating and protecting open societies, specifically through the innovative use of digital technologies. Application deadline: September 29.

Bookmarks – A manual for combating hate speech online through human rights education

Hate speech is one of the most worrying forms of racism and discrimination prevailing across Europe and amplified by the Internet and social media. Hate speech online is the visible tip of the iceberg of intolerance and ethnocentrism. “Bookmarks” is published to support the No Hate Speech Movement youth campaign of the Council of Europe for human rights online. “Bookmarks” is useful for educators wanting to address hate speech online from a human rights perspective, both inside and outside the formal education system. The manual is designed for working with learners aged 13 to 18 but the activities can be adapted to other age ranges.