Dr. Alis Headlam

  • White Privilege

    What is White privilege and why is it so difficult for people to acknowledge? The main reason is that people who grow up with privilege tend not to see it. They don’t have to. Life can seem complete and full-filling in the isolation of a White dominated society. Everyone...
  • We Must Never Forget Civil Rights Hero John Lewis

    John R. Lewis, a member of United States Congress since 1987, will be remembered as a civil rights hero in the United States, but his work symbolizes the struggle of people around the world. He died at the age of 80 on July 17, 2020, knowing that his efforts...
  • To create a world based on equality and justice…

    So much is being said about what needs to happen in order to change the way we deal with each other, especially in terms of race. A statement from the United States National Spiritual Assembly of the Baha’is on June 24, 2020, reflects the essential fact that we have...
  • Pandemic Complexities

    The world is about to become embroiled in what will surely be a vital social experiment. As countries around the globe open up their communities, how will humanity respond? Will there be a change in behaviour that will provide protection from this novel coronavirus or, as we are seeing...