Dr. Christy Pichichero is an author, activist, and professor of History and French Studies at George Mason University with more than twenty years of experience in Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) and anti-racism work. She is a thought leader and influencer in higher education through her diversity consulting.
Consolidating one’s power by causing individuals to question their own judgments, perceptions of reality and memories has a name: gaslighting... Gaslighting and discrimination often go hand in hand, which is why we need a new term to refer to this particularly dangerous coupling: discriminatory gaslighting.1 April 2021
Business leaders need to realize that even the slightest prejudicial remark or action is unacceptable in 2021 and is damaging to the company as a whole. Training on implicit bias, intercultural competency, and recruiting and working with diverse teams is an absolute necessity.1 April 2021
We can achieve so much if we put our minds to it and commit ourselves to making change. You are far more powerful than you imagine. Be the change. Be the progress.24 January 2021