Transportation Advocates from Across U.S. Gather for Equity Convening

Transportation Advocates from Across U.S. Gather for Equity Convening

28 Jul 2015 | Julie Faust, The Leadership Conference Education Fund

Early this July, six local transportation organizations from across the country  gathered in D.C. for the Transportation Equity Caucus (TEC) first national equity convening — a two-day event of trainings, story-sharing, strategizing, and Hill visits with key transportation | Read more >

Equity in Policing

Equity in Policing

10 Jun 2015 | PolicyLink

From Los Angeles to Staten Island, a movement led by determined young people of color is reimagining community safety and demanding that the country value Black and Brown lives. As incidents of police violence against people of color continue at an alarming pace, young leaders | Read more >

Who Benefits from the Tax Code?

Who Benefits from the Tax Code?

18 Nov 2014 | PolicyLink

In theory, tax code–based public subsidies should help all families save and invest, but instead, wealthier households receive most of the benefits. In fact, a recent analysis of the largest wealth-building tax subsidies found that the top 1 percent of households received more | Read more >

Community Centered Policing Tools in Practice

Community Centered Policing Tools in Practice

20 Oct 2014 |

A persistent fear of police is nothing new to me or any other black man in America. But there are no words to describe the pain, the fear, and the anger that has gripped me over the past several months.

Much of my work is focused on ensuring young people of color have access to the | Read more >