The Common Good

Results for racial equality

Called to Lead, Bank Accounts Be Damned
Originally Posted: 04/08/2015 - 4:47pm | Type: Magazine Article

Lisa Sharon Harper We watched our white peers accept the same salaries but somehow take vacations and buy homes—while we scrimped to pay ...

The Faces of a Movement
Originally Posted: 02/16/2015 - 2:56pm | Type: Magazine Article

Jenna Barnett Who's Who of "Selma" Selma , reviewed by Gareth Higgins in "Moved, or ...

What?! Racism Still in America?
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 8:18am | Type: Blog

Here we go again. Some people raise the issue of race (this time about the ways others are talking about or treating the first black U.S. president) and the media goes crazy. He ...

46 Years and Counting: What Happened to the Dream?
Originally Posted: 08/31/2011 - 4:39pm | Type: Blog

<p>Forty-six years ago, on Aug. 28, the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. stood and gave the <a href="http://www.americanrhetoric.com/speeches/mlkihaveadream.htm">"I Have a Dream" ...

Judge Sotomayor's Nomination
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 8:18am | Type: Blog

<p class="MsoNormal">This morning I was touched and blessed by the tears of a Puerto Rican immigrant grandmother. She came to the U.S. This morning I was touched a ...