Voices in Equity is the official podcast of the Samuel DuBois Cook Center on Social Equity at Duke University.

The Cook Center is named after Samuel DuBois Cook, the first tenured Black professor at Duke University who exemplified the pursuit of social justice and equality. With research focuses including social mobility, education, health, wealth, and policy, the Cook Center aims to develop a deep understanding of the causes and consequences of inequality, and develop remedies for these disparities and their adverse effects.

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Black Women and Da ‘Rona

June 16, 2023

Episode Summary: The conversation, hosted by Dr. Keisha Bentley-Edwards, discusses the history of how pandemics have affected Black…

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Casteism in India vs Racism in the US: a Comparative Approach

June 16, 2023

Episode Summary: Continuing conversations in his own research and events such as Annihilation of Caste, Dr. William “Sandy”…

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Behind the Scenes at the Pandemic Divide Conference

April 29, 2023

Episode Summary: Join podcast producers from Earfluence as they meet with and interview participants and attendees of the…