Video 1: Kant’s Categorical Imperative
Description: Melvyn Bragg and guests discuss how, in the Enlightenment, Immanuel Kant (1724-1804) sought to define the difference between right and wrong by applying reason, looking at the intention behind actions rather than at consequences.
Video 2: An Overview of Critical Race Theory
Description: A doctoral student discusses critical race theory and its origins and implications.
Video 3: The Urgency of Intersectionality
Description: Now more than ever, it’s important to look boldly at the reality of race and gender bias -- and understand how the two can combine to create even more harm. Kimberlé Crenshaw uses the term “intersectionality” to describe this phenomenon. In this moving talk, she calls on us to bear witness to this reality and speak up for victims of prejudice.