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Behavioural Scientist|Bestselling Author #SWAY: UNRAVELLING UNCONSCIOUS BIAS. Order: https://t.co/i484BYDrKl |Gender and Racial Equity Talks|2xTEDx |Rep @rcaskie1

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@jrwagz #oohLet us not forget that there is freedom of speech, and then there is just misinformation, ignorance, outright misogyny and bigotry.
Retweeted by Dr Pragya Agarwal @jrwagz French Fleabag?Watching Call my Agent (Dix pour cent). It is so good. And just dawned on me that I have perhaps spoken more with m… https://t.co/zCArBw31XL @FrancineElena So good!Reading and rereading chapters from Sway by @DrPragyaAgarwal If this book isn’t on your TBR, check it out https://t.co/WdYGU8Xfgf
Retweeted by Dr Pragya Agarwal @liz_burkinshaw @DrSalmaPatel Noughts and Crosses is of course good to understand how we normalise whiteness and what privilege is @DrKelly_PS Thanks Kelly. That’s fantastic. How old? @Alichange That is a really good question. Have you discussed the notion of power and privilege? @Jyojo_B I wouldn't have a conversation about racism with 18 month old but of course you are doing the right thing… https://t.co/ddi43ZTKh4 @NadineMCSmith That is a really difficult one, isn't it? @Terri_White Amazing news. Congrats!!This is a monthly newsletter where I bring news and research related to racism, gender, and other forms of societal… https://t.co/wkHW3xYjMI @thejobreeze That's quite a complex conversation for a 4 yr old. How did that come about? @LeilaR @coachfizz Yes certainly complex. @tim_brannigan ?? @Natfreemanrtd Yeah the vocabulary can be nuanced. Do you know which programme it was?This is a hugely important book and EVERYONE should read it. Congratulations on the PB, Kavita! 🎉🎉🎉 https://t.co/e98AS6ePBH @coachfizz Today’s is sold out but I am planning another one very soon. Updates will be sent to the list if you’re… https://t.co/CfAf0XCVgc @SpeakUpAtWork That is amazing and v interesting. Interested to hear how their school talks about race with the students @liz_burkinshaw How old is your child? @donna_petrie Thanks so much!Really enjoying dipping into this book in between calls and tasks @DrPragyaAgarwal 🧡📚🧠 such valuable insight - it’s… https://t.co/O4JBie9rb1
Retweeted by Dr Pragya AgarwalI am doing a workshop for parents and carers on talking with our children about race this evening. Have you had suc… https://t.co/JSFZmc02aF @Colin_GJ Yes it is not about the people. Yes this exposes once again the flawed discourse and priorities of the government.
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@Brown_By_Name @amylame Thank you. Yes happy to have a chat and see if we can find some space in the diary. Pls DMBeen thinking a lot about how the govt is giving meal subsidies and discounts of upto £10 to people who can already… https://t.co/DNuH6xoz1o @HE_lawyering @arma_uk Thank you for having me and steering the conversation so skilfully.Thank you @DrPragyaAgarwal for a fascinating discussion on unconscious #bias and how we can all learn to stop and r… https://t.co/VxH3eBvxoP
Retweeted by Dr Pragya AgarwalSuch an interesting discussion this evening, on bias and how we can better embed equality in HE, thank you @DrPragyaAgarwal @HE_lawyering
Retweeted by Dr Pragya Agarwal @jhedelstein Still so very hard. As time passes, parents become older, frailer, more ill, there is a lot of anxiety around time running out. @RESHMARUIA which grape/blend do you like for white? @AkhtarSascha Oh it is around these months as the world becomes warmer especially in the south. We are in NW and do… https://t.co/gcFqurc3Au @BhopalHouse He was amazing in Aandhi and the songs...18/ A great one for little activists aged 5-8 yrs about 9-year-old Audrey Faye Hendricks, taken from her family to… https://t.co/3cA5qkY06m16/I absolutely love this one about a father learning to do their daughter’s hair for the first time (0-3 yrs) https://t.co/zmR6bFFIJS @AdeleBatesZ 💕A reminder for parents that diversifying kids’ reading list also means actively breaking stereotypes so introducing… https://t.co/kDbOgmpB3SAs the call-out cancel culture becomes the natural fall-back position for people, esp here on twitter, this is a us… https://t.co/8SwjdsKdhs
Retweeted by Dr Pragya Agarwal @RESHMARUIA There is plenty of great English wine now. We visited a vineyard down south last year Camel Valley which has excellent wines.Our vine is bearing fruit again. Just utterly glorious. Maybe this year we will experiment with some homemade wine.… https://t.co/2Y5xLug3HBI feel seen (@Prishita_MA) https://t.co/fIZF8p5LIQWow. Michaela Coel's 2018 MacTaggart lecture is one of the most astonishing things I have ever read. Technically, i… https://t.co/idPnJZLgfq
Retweeted by Dr Pragya AgarwalLet us not forget that there is freedom of speech, and then there is just misinformation, ignorance, outright misogyny and bigotry. @nikeshshukla A very happy birthday! Hope it is a brilliant one, with even more amazing things to come. xxA 20 mins online module does not ‘solve’ unconscious bias Most of these online check-box modules are based around a… https://t.co/CNCZhmAcO0
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Powerful art project in honour of Grenfell artist Khadija Saye launched by ⁦@DavidLammy⁩ in Notting Hill 💚🖤 https://t.co/Ga7sMkz1MP
Retweeted by Dr Pragya AgarwalSome more fantastic children's books. I am not sure if these can be ordered from the UK but worth checking. https://t.co/4vDe7o4dMh @AAAiswriting Yay!!What a day. Two talks given, one live radio interview, one recording done for @NPR, four cups of coffee, three cups… https://t.co/a7qoPCkcdBGlorious glorious @thandienewton What a brilliant interview. Send it to everyone who ever doubted you! https://t.co/JdmHO4mJpHWrote this last year about how women of colour are invisible in the infertility space, which is very white, straigh… https://t.co/12mbe5HfvO @sophieinspace @Felicitykate Have a look at my twitter thread about this. I have posted some middle grade recommendations @RashmiWriting @samatlounge @PuffinBooks That looks great Rashmi @samatlounge Hi Sam 😊 - my debut children's book 'AMAZING MUSLIMS WHO CHANGED THE WORLD' is out next Thursday. It's… https://t.co/atGyKPsDut
Retweeted by Dr Pragya Agarwal @samatlounge Yes! My debut YA novel Hijab and Red Lipstick is being published by @hashtag_press & is out on October… https://t.co/SekaCckdHr
Retweeted by Dr Pragya Agarwal"There are times when I don't feel like working and I can't write, and I'll take that time to read, absorb and thin… https://t.co/HxYi9sy1So
Retweeted by Dr Pragya Agarwal @BrianMcleish I didn’t know about chippy. Will note that one down now! @RuthBehan2 Lots of things come to mind, but then there wouldn't be much difference between them and me.The charge of caste discrimination also challenges the myth of the South Asian diaspora as a monolithic community a… https://t.co/ewpdYs9mRpOoh, thank you!! https://t.co/SWuHfjVyvcJust been on @talkRADIO dismantling the unconscious bias tests, and how UB should never be used as an excuse for pr… https://t.co/ZQmjkp1M5hAnyone else spending half of their lives chasing invoices? @_Eurisko Did anyone invite you here on my timeline to comment on my post? No. You seem to think that jumping onto… https://t.co/S6K6wrEnb2 @afuahirsch @SomersetVic @timesradio It is often used as an excuse for not appointing more PoC/Black people but the… https://t.co/gMG2szxPjqYou know, some say these are only children's books & just a bit of fun. BUT we know from research that children lea… https://t.co/fPmhofONQC @SigneSJohansen Thanks so much. 💕 @SigneSJohansen Been on a blocking spree since yesterday. x @DrPragyaAgarwal I’m looking forward to reading sway...the most recent unconscious bias training I did (all online)… https://t.co/Dyqc1XrCzB
Retweeted by Dr Pragya Agarwal @GeomechSteph This is what I worry about in some of the training. For instance there was one I saw which basically… https://t.co/upsntAkIqKI have been added to an anti-white watchlist. Everyday the sheer stupidity of some people blows my mind away. If s… https://t.co/HuTbEegVHVI must have done 40 talks/training sessions in last few weeks on unconscious bias & anti-racism in schools, unis, g… https://t.co/CxdePHj1UyIn an unconscious bias and anti-racism workshop yesterday someone asked me a great question: How do I know as a whi… https://t.co/swndT2Um00
Retweeted by Dr Pragya AgarwalSo @Keir_Starmer says that he will sign up for Unconscious Bias training & everyone should do it. I hope someone ge… https://t.co/FENEpNiyXc @OxfordDiplomat Sexism and racism intersect to create a very toxic culture in academia. @ProfSunnySingh Where have they been?Foreign students in US have been told by ICE they cannot stay & will be deported if Uni courses go online. This is… https://t.co/Vv79yvoXr9
Retweeted by Dr Pragya Agarwal @AruniKashyap Yes the loneliness...‘People don’t realise the privilege they carry...we have to be more aware of our biases & prejudices.’ In… https://t.co/4V2homvbcW
Retweeted by Dr Pragya AgarwalForeign students in US have been told by ICE they cannot stay & will be deported if Uni courses go online. This is… https://t.co/Vv79yvoXr9
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2020
I am running a workshop for parents/carers on talking with our children abt race & racism this wk. I think all spac… https://t.co/ohYNuLEiIZ
Retweeted by Dr Pragya Agarwal @Trouble1371 Have you looked at the whole thread and the recommendations? No, of course not.Trolls in full force today, and I am exhausted from blocking. Why is it that these are mainly white men hiding behi… https://t.co/iDzDrFAxT9Asha and the Spirit Bird by @jasinbath is lovely for this age too long listed for @jhalakprize https://t.co/DXFQrQO1d2 @wetgaz1329 @TheMendozaWoman How do you bet that? Did anyone say this? Have you read his books? There are plenty of… https://t.co/3per07zYr3And a few more that are also funny https://t.co/hHS5ezZYS0Here are some lovely books for middle grade readers https://t.co/xcTDxETIIG @kezmez2 @Salfanackerpan None of these discussions ever have to be about the person/author and is not in this case either. @therealDB89 Aw thanks for explaining so clearly. I wouldn’t have figured out otherwise. @foxesdale Exactly my point. Not sure what you’re arguing. But how many really have a protagonist that is not white… https://t.co/95NPzmzNu2 @therealDB89 Why bring something to the table when you have nothing to say and when what you say makes absolutely no sense?Senior research managers and Directors of Research can still get signed up to hear me in conversation with… https://t.co/ehJj5aSgTK
Retweeted by Dr Pragya AgarwalHave you questioned how our implicit or 'unintentional' biases affect the way we communicate and perceive the world… https://t.co/GOYSqcS8HS
Retweeted by Dr Pragya AgarwalInstead, read books that have children from minority ethnic and marginalised groups as protagonists. These bring di… https://t.co/h6yRMxNzbAI’ve had enough of men who think they can talk over women & brush their concerns aside. Their ultimate put-down is… https://t.co/jfXchFhkO4I am so glad that someone has talked about the toxic stereotypes in David Walliams books that I have long been shoc… https://t.co/C7LqgezndSDear twitter - can you nominate any U.K. women who are doing interesting things - be it activism/excellent lockdown… https://t.co/AO3QHCfs6f
Retweeted by Dr Pragya Agarwal @CharlotteMende1 Aaah. Thank you. Trying... @schillerrrrr I know. I know. I know. You are right of course. It is so hard to try and stop making it better. But… https://t.co/y6JeejjqE4Love this. https://t.co/BhF44NxSM5
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