Nicole Mitchell

WATCH: How to Talk About Racism

The protests across the U.S. have many calling for a renewed national dialogue about race, policing, equity and what it means to be a black person in America today.

And that is good news, said Nicole Mitchell, director of Diversity and Inclusion at Cedars-Sinai.

“We have so many people who want to be allies and to be voices,” Mitchell said.

But how do we begin talking about these sensitive issues?