Health, Education, Lifestyle

I'm a journalist with extensive experience covering health, education and lifestyle, among other topics, on numerous storytelling platforms.

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Teens Explore Past, 'Privilege' And Path To Overcoming Discrimination

Since 1993, Operation Understanding DC has brought together a group of high school juniors in the Washington, D.C., metro region — half are African-American and half are Jewish — for a year of cross-cultural exploration. The civil rights retreat is one opportunity for students to discover the ways their backgrounds overlap, and how, together, they can overcome discrimination on all fronts.