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About nationalequityproject

At the National Equity Project, we believe every child has a right to a quality education. We support people to become the powerful leaders who make good on that promise.

Walking While Brown: Racial Profiling in Arizona

Today, if I were driving, walking, shopping, or standing on a corner anywhere in Arizona, the police can stop me without cause, demand my identification and conduct an immigration status check on me. If I am standing on the street … Continue reading

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Reflections on Transforming Race

I had the opportunity to recently attend the Transforming Race Conference sponsored by the Kirwan Institute for the Study of Race and Ethnicity. The conference was attended by social justice researchers, activists and practitioners from across different social sectors (e.g. … Continue reading

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