All policies, programs and practices have some impact on racial equity. Do the new ones you're trying to implement help or hurt? These five questions can get at the answer. This is one piece in a comprehensive Race Matters toolkit. For more information visit the Race Matters Institute website.
identifying and changing racial disparities
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Today many racially inequitable impacts are produced inadvertently, through processes and choices that may not even explicitly address race, may appear race neutral, or may even be offered to address racial disparities.
This tool provides a set of guiding questions to determine if existing and proposed policies, programs, and practices are likely to close the gap for specific racial disparities in the U.S.