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VOICES FROM INSIDE THE SYSTEM

Working in international aid, Stephanie Kimou was often the only African on staff at white-led institutions

Voices From Inside the System is a GEN series where we interview people who have had firsthand experience in industries with especially fraught histories of systemic racism and inequity. We asked our subjects to think deeply about the role they played and the work they did. …

VOICES FROM INSIDE THE SYSTEM

This rheumatologist is working against a health care system plagued by implicit bias and inherent discrimination

Voices From Inside the System is a new GEN series where we interview people who have had firsthand experience in industries with especially fraught histories of systemic racism and inequity. We asked our subjects to think deeply about the role they played and the work they did. …

Voices From Inside the System

Book publisher Lisa Lucas reflects on her career and how the literary world still isn’t diverse enough

Voices From Inside the System is a new GEN series where we interview people who have had firsthand experience in industries with especially fraught histories of systemic racism and inequity. We asked our subjects to think deeply about the role they played and the work they did. …

Voices From Inside the System

This hedge fund analyst feels disillusioned with capitalism, but leaving her job isn’t an option

Voices From Inside the System is a GEN series where we interview people who have had firsthand experience with industries that have a history of systemic racism and inequity. We asked them to think deeply about the role they played and the work they did. …

Voices From Inside the System

This detective was pushed out of his department in a large metropolitan city for reporting police brutality

Voices from Inside the System is a GEN series where we interview people who have had firsthand experience with industries that have a history of systemic racism and inequity. We asked them to think deeply about the role they played and the work they did. …

Voices From Inside the System

A woman who comes from a family with dynastic wealth explains what it really feels like to profit from a profoundly unfair system

Voices From Inside the System is a new GEN series where we interview people who have had firsthand experience in industries with especially fraught histories of systemic racism and inequity. We asked our subjects to think deeply about the role they played and the work they did. …

VOICES FROM INSIDE THE SYSTEM

Lola Rainey is a former Arizona county prosecutor who left her work to become an abolitionist

Voices From Inside the System is a new GEN series where we interview people who have had firsthand experience in industries with especially fraught histories of systemic racism and inequity. We asked our subjects to think deeply about the role they played and the work they did. …

Voices From Inside the System

Bail bondsman Topo Padilla works in a $3 billion industry where Black and Hispanic detainees make up nearly half of the jail population

Voices From Inside the System is a new GEN series where we interview people who have had firsthand experience in industries with especially fraught histories of systemic racism. We asked our subjects to think deeply about the role they played and the work they did. …

VOICES FROM INSIDE THE SYSTEM

A corrections officer reflects on 15 years of working among incarcerated people

Voices From Inside the System is a new GEN series where we interview people who have had firsthand experience in industries with especially fraught histories of systemic racism. We asked our subjects to think deeply about the role they played and the work they did. …

Voices From Inside the System

Tiauna Jackson became an agent after her friends couldn’t find representation they liked. Now she’s taking on a system that prefers lip service to actual change.

Voices From Inside the System is a new GEN series where we interview people who have had firsthand experience in industries with especially fraught histories of systemic racism. We asked our subjects to think deeply about the role they played and the work they did. …

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