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Rinku Sen: On the Civil Rights Act's 50th, Workplaces Remain Segregated

Rinku Sen: On the Civil Rights Act’s 50th, Workplaces Remain Segregated

by Rinku Sen on July 2 2014, 7:00AM

Fifty years after the Jim Crow-busting Civil Rights Act became law, occupational segregation runs rampant in the United States.

Topics: Economy, History, Labor

Rethinking Racial Justice Law a Year After the Gutting of the Voting Rights Act

Rethinking Racial Justice Law a Year After the Gutting of the Voting Rights Act

by Terry Keleher on June 25 2014, 1:15PM

One year after the Supreme Court found Section 4 of the Voting Rights Act unconstitutional, a group of lawyers are learning new ways to protect people of color.

Topics: Politics

Passing the 'Movement Notes' Baton

Passing the ‘Movement Notes’ Baton

by Rinku Sen on June 5 2014, 1:45PM

I’ve been honored to have this space to share racial and social justice movement trends, successes and lessons with Colorlines readers. I’m excited to introduce Terry Keleher, who will take over this column from here.

Topics: Movement

Help Us Celebrate as the Applied Research Center Turns 30

Help Us Celebrate as the Applied Research Center Turns 30

by Rinku Sen on September 18 2012, 9:53AM

In a world that had gone colorblind in the post-Civil Rights era, ARC’s focus on communities of color was anathema to some, and savior to many. Come join us as we celebrate three decades of hard work.

Topics: Facing Race 2012, Movement

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