Tag: Racial Healing

Save the Date for the 7th Annual National Day of Racial Healing

November 28, 2022

Despite the great strides being made in the United States to address inequality and discrimination, the effects of racism can still be felt across the nation. Recent election cycles have...

Still Healing After 58 Years

May 25, 2022

St. Augustine, Florida is over 450 years old but one of its most famous historic sites commemorates an event that happened only 58 years ago. In June 1964, Andrew Young,...

The National Day of Racial Healing’s Call for Action: Trading the ‘Racial Zero-Sum’ for the ‘Solidarity Dividend’

January 27, 2022

On January 18 the W.K. Kellogg Foundation hosted the sixth annual National Day of Racial Healing, a virtual event organized to uplift personal and communal narratives, celebrate community, and promote...

Racial Healing at Tampa Housing Authority Projects

March 26, 2020

The Tampa Housing Authority (THA) is honoring the city’s African-American heritage by moving a housing development built on top of Tampa’s first black cemetery and replacing it with a memorial....

Equitable Development as a Tool to Advance Racial Equity

November 28, 2018

As some cities rebound from decades of suburbanization and disinvestment, many have hailed the improvements that come with increased public and private investment and higher tax revenues. However, the benefits...

Hate Crimes on the Rise. What Can Cities Do?

November 28, 2018

According to a recent New York Times article, “Hate crime reports increased 17 percent last year from 2016, the F.B.I. said on Tuesday, rising for the third consecutive year as...

Embracing Racial Healing to Change Hearts and Minds

September 14, 2017

La June Montgomery Tabron, president and CEO of the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, recently released a statement in response to the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia. She states that “a new approach...

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