Releases

4/4/17

Leading racial justice non-profit Race Forward: The Center for Racial Justice Innovation today announced the launch of the Racial Equity in the Arts Innovation Lab – a yearlong deep dive into racial equity interventions for 60 New York City arts and cultural organizations. Race Forward is accepting applications for the program now through April 30th.

3/8/17

Race Forward: The Center for Racial Justice Innovation released today the Save The Date for the biennial Facing Race National Conference, which will be held in Detroit, Michigan from November 8-10, 2018. Facing Race is the largest multiracial, intergenerational gathering for organizers, educators, creatives and leaders. Last year, over 2,000 people joined Race Forward in Atlanta, GA for the sold-out conference in the days immediately following the presidential election to brainstorm ways to respond to the changing national landscape and leadership.

11/10/16

“Confronting Racial Bias at Work” Takes An In-Depth Look at the Shortcomings of Title VII and the Need for More Proactive Systemic Solutions for Workers of Color

8/18/16

ANNOUNCING “INCLUSIVE DEMOCRACY” TRACK AT FACING RACE NATIONAL CONFERENCE 
Race Forward, Center for Social Inclusion, and the Haas Institute for a Fair and Inclusive Society Team up for Nation’s Largest Racial Justice Conference

7/8/16

Communities of color are in pain after the tragic shooting deaths of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile. The death of the officers in Dallas has added to the anguish and unrest breaking out across this nation. When writing and editing content pertaining to these and other tragedies involving people or communities of color, reporters, editors and producers need to consider the following.

11/19/15

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Rebekah Spicuglia
media@raceforward.org

November 19, 2015 --- Colorlines, the award-winning daily news site published by racial justice organization Race Forward, today announced the redesign of its website, Colorlines.com. Changes include cleaner design, simpler navigation, enhanced search functionality, and more engaging display of multimedia content.
 

7/2/15

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Contact: Rebekah Spicuglia

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9/10/14

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Contact: Rebekah Spicuglia

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9/2/14

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact:
Rebekah Spicuglia
media@raceforward.org
646-490-2772

6/26/14

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Contact: Rebekah Spicuglia

media@raceforward.org

5/15/14

In a media briefing today in Dallas, TX, national racial justice organization Race Forward announced key speakers and details for the upcoming Facing Race National Conference. Local partner Dallas Faces Race highlighted local Dallas engagement in preparation for the conference and long-term racial equity capacity building.

5/13/14

 

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Contact: Rebekah Spicuglia
media@raceforward.org

 

Life Cycles of Inequity: A Colorlines Series on Black Men
How Injustice Shapes Lives From Birth to Death

3/5/14

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Rebekah Spicuglia
media@raceforward.org

RACE FORWARD ANNOUNCES AKIBA SOLOMON AS NEW EDITORIAL DIRECTOR FOR COLORLINES
Former Editorial Director Kai Wright Named Editor-at-Large

1/22/14

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Media Contact:
Rebekah Spicuglia
media@raceforward.org
646-490-2772

NEW REPORT: Moving the Race Conversation Forward

Race Forward Research Presents Solutions for Real Race Talk 

11/12/13

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Media Contact:
Rebekah Spicuglia
media@raceforward.org
646-490-2772

Facing Race National Conference Opens Registration for 2014

Largest Racial Justice Conference to be held in Dallas TX