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Hope Initiative’s Groundbreaking Research on Minority Health Brings “Opportunity Approach” to Redressing Racial and Ethnic Inequities

Hope Initiative’s Groundbreaking Research on Minority Health Brings “Opportunity Approach” to Redressing Racial and Ethnic Inequities

| November 19 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 19, 2020 Contact: Michael K. Frisby 202-625-4328/[email protected]   HOPE INITIATIVE’S GROUNDBREAKING RESEARCH ON MINORITY HEALTH BRINGS “OPPORTUNITY APPROACH” TO REDRESSING RACIAL AND ETHNIC...

Black Children Are 6 Times More Likely to Be Shot to Death by Police, Study Finds

Black Children Are 6 Times More Likely to Be Shot to Death by Police, Study Finds

Articles | December 23 2020

By Giulia Heyward and João Costa, CNN (CNN)Black children were six times more likely to be shot to death by the police than their White peers over a 16-year period, according to a study published in the journal Pediatrics that offers support...

Culture of Health Leaders Welcomes Cohort 2020!

Culture of Health Leaders Welcomes Cohort 2020!

Announcements | December 3 2020

Culture of Health Leaders Welcomes Cohort 2020! These leaders have already accomplished remarkable things. As they begin the next chapter of their leadership journeys, we are excited to learn alongside them and work together to build a Culture of...

Prodded by Racial Reckoning, Colleges Aim To Increase Minority Contracting. Will They Succeed?

Prodded by Racial Reckoning, Colleges Aim To Increase Minority Contracting. Will They Succeed?

Articles | December 1 2020

By Kirk Carapezza This is part two of a two-part series on higher education and minority contracting. The read or listen to the first part here. As the first chief procurement officer of the University of Massachusetts, David Cho centralized...

6 Things Every Non-Native Should Do on Thanksgiving

6 Things Every Non-Native Should Do on Thanksgiving

Articles | November 24 2020

By Brittany Wong “The antidote to feel-good history is not feel-bad history, but honest and inclusive history,” sociologist James W. Loewen writes in “Lies My Teacher Told Me: Everything Your American History Textbook Got...

A Blueprint for Racial Healing in the Biden Era

A Blueprint for Racial Healing in the Biden Era

| November 23 2020

By Sheryll Cashin (politico.com) The 2020 election offered stark, competing visions for American race relations and politics. President Donald Trump cast himself to suburban white voters as their protecter against anarchy, riots and racial...

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