In this episode of the 411 Live, Rose Ernst, Ph.D., and Angelique Davis, J.D., expand on the phenomenon that’s been floating around in the shadows for years: Racial Gaslighting. It has affected people of color all over the world, and while many recognized it, they did not have the term to name it. Join Beverly Taylor as she discusses examples of racial gaslighting and how to address them, especially in the workplace.
The 411 Live Podcast (S4) – Ep 8 Joint Effect of Race, Ethnicity, Gender & Age On The Incarceration & Sentence Length Decision
Young black men are more likely to be incarcerated than sentenced to probation than any other gender, race or ethic group. In this episode of The 411 Live, Beverly Taylor addresses the demographic disparities that exist in those who are sentenced to incarceration and those given probation with Dr. Tina Freiburger, Dean of the Helen Bader School of Social Welfare at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.
When it comes to a strong community, a balanced family really sets the foundation. In this episode of the 411 Live, we talk to Dennis Walton, founder of Made Men Worldwide, a social entrepreneur and activist by trade. Beverly and Dennis talk about some of the myths and stigmas attached to the men of Milwaukee and the world today. Watch as we give invaluable advice for fathers of all economical backgrounds to succeed not only for their families but for themselves.
The 411 Live Podcast (S4) – Ep 6 Problems With How Funding Is Allocated To The African American Community
In this episode, Beverly Taylor talks to former CEO of the Social Development Commission and author of Project Central Voice, Deborah Blanks. Join us as we dive into the issue of grant money given to organizations to support African American communities. Deborah shares some shocking revelations about how the funding is used and how some organizations who are doing the work are left out of the funding equation.
By Emma Bonack How Alumni Felt About Post A Facebook post continues to stir controversy. In this edition of The 411
In this episode, Beverly Taylor dives into the story behind the controversy surrounding a social media post by Milwaukee Lutheran High School. She chats with Milwaukee Lutheran Alumni Carl Greer, Karon Sims, and Monte Berry who describe racism they say they endured at the school. Not only do these alumni share similar stories, but they come together to make the community aware of what they call a misleading post from Milwaukee Lutheran. Obtaining the spotlight for their accusations, the men received a lot of positive and negative feedback as well as an opportunity to seek change within the school walls. Carl Greer tells us, “You can get in front of the situation and really start to make change within organizations because change is coming whether you like it or not. Be a leader and stand up and start to make a difference.”
By Emma Bonack Beverly Taylor begins the fourth episode of the 411 Live’s fourth season addressing the effect of COVID on
In this episode of the 411 Live, Beverly Taylor addresses the shifting educational system. Kelly Connor, an educator for over twenty years holding a B.S. in sociology, a M.S. in Administrative Science and an EdS in Educational Leadership, and Chantell Sain, a mother of four with ten years of homeschooling experience, meet with Beverly Taylor to share some of their experiences and concerns of the ‘new normal’.
By Emma Bonack Foster Care Placement Needs in Wisconsin Host Beverly Taylor explores the myths and facts of foster care in
The need for foster parents continue to rise while more children are coming into foster care. The issue of lack of foster homes goes much deeper than just a lack of interest. In this episode of The 411 Live, we are joined by Karen Schlindwein, Vice President of Education and Development of Chosen, Inc and Teresa Cocker, Chief Program Officer of Norris Inc. Join us as we talk about the shortage in foster care, some of the myths and misperceptions and how you can become a foster parent.