When working with Muslim colleagues and customers, it’s important to understand the difference between the words Islam, Muslim, and Islamic. Here’s a brief overview of what they mean and why that difference is important.
In general, gay and homosexual are similar terms, but both words have evolved over time and can be misused and misunderstood for different reasons. Learn the connotations of each term so you can more respectfully address your LGTBQ+ colleagues.
Explore 3 components of cultural identity -- race, ethnicity, and nationality -- and their differences. Learn about intersectionality and why you should never make assumptions about someone’s cultural identity. Get helpful advice for asking others respectfully, if and when the topic is relevant.
Apologizing for past mistakes at an individual or societal level is at the heart of civilized society. An apology is the first step in breaking the cycle of exclusion that prevents us from fully realizing democracy and our highest potential.