National Equity Atlas Webinar
Posted by PolicyLink on November 10, 2014
Reminder: Sign up for the National Equity Atlas Webinar, Tuesday, November 18
Join the webinar to get a first-hand look at the National Equity Atlas and explore the state of equity in your region. And read our latest research brief on the economic benefits of racial inclusion.
See what people are saying:
“What would happen if everyone in America — black, white, Hispanic, Asian — was on a level playing field? For one, our cities would be richer.” – Tanvi Misra, CityLab
“Cities that have high levels of persity – think Los Angeles, Houston, San Antonio – understandably have more to gain from racial equality. But the research demonstrates that every single city in the list of the biggest 150 metro areas would grow its economy.” – Janie Boschma, National Journal
“Eliminating the racial pay gap requires a lot more work than just ending outright discrimination – improving education and job training, ending the justice system’s racial bias, providing affordable access to decent health care, finally passing immigration reform, etc.” – Tom McKay, Mic.com
“Demographics themselves are rapidly changing. As the country inches closer to becoming majority-minority, the potential economic benefits of racial equality will grow. Or, rather, the cost of inequality will grow, too.” – Emily Badger, The Washington Post Wonkblog
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