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Results for racial inequality

50 Years from Now — Infographic Shows How Far We Have Yet to Go on Racial Equality
Originally Posted: 08/29/2013 - 1:29pm | Type: Blog

Yesterday’s “Let Freedom Ring” ceremony in Washington, D.C., honored the nation's substantial advances in racial equality in the fifty years since Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. delivered his now-iconic “I H ...

Why I Will Be Marching on Washington and Why You Should Too
Originally Posted: 08/26/2013 - 1:47pm | Type: Blog

Thankfully, "separate but equal" is a vestige of the past; Jim Crow segregation is no longer the law of the land; and racial slurs and derogatory remarks are no longer acceptable. However, we must re ...

INFOGRAPHIC: The Racial Wealth Gap
Originally Posted: 05/10/2013 - 2:25pm | Type: Blog

Recent studies from both the Urban Institute and the Pew Forum tell the story of America's growing racial wealth gap. In the May issue of Sojourners magazine, Otis Moss III talked about the unjust trend. ...