Racing the Statehouse: Advancing Equitable Policies 2010

On November 6, 2013 Applied Research Center (ARC) was rebranded as Race Forward: The Center for Racial Justice Innovation. The content on this page was published on the ARC website prior to the rebrand.

Solving Racial Issues in Our Own Backyard


Racing the Statehouse Finds Solutions for Racial Inequity Available to States


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national_rc_cover.jpg Racial disparities in employment, housing, healthcare and education are pervasive, but they need not be permanent. When rules are unfair or applied unjustly, we must hold elected officials responsible. State-level advocates are taking the lead by identifying innovative solutions to institutional racism. Racing the Statehouse shows how these groups have established racial justice as a standard for proactive policy making.


Racing the Statehouse, a series of state-level reports spanning eight states, finds many viable policy solutions to racial equity are available when state lawmakers explicitly consider the racial impacts of their decisions.

 

 

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