Racial inequities are deeply embedded in our social policies and practices. Looking behind the policies to the outcomes for white vs. ethnic families and workers sheds light on the importance of these issues. Reframing the conversation through the Race Matters Toolkit can transform our view and the results. This presentation shows how to use the toolkit effectively. For more information visit the Race Matters Institute website.
Because racial inequities are deeply embedded and are readily reinforced by dominant ways of viewing people and issues, there is no guarantee that good people with good intentions will necessarily produce good results.
Disparities are often created and maintained inadvertently through policies and practices that contain barriers to opportunity.