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USAonRace.com is the premier online magazine that is dedicated to spreading a better understanding of race and ethnic relations in the United States and around the world.
Our mission is to educate and enlighten individuals on the subjects of racial tension, stereotyping, racial inequality, racial prejudice and more. The goal is to provide articles about racism and race relations to help users engage in an ongoing conversation about race and to help us celebrate the differences which make individuals unique while shedding light on issues that can divide us.
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The Associated Press is one of the most trusted sources of independent newsgathering. AP is neither privately owned nor government funded. As a not-for-profit news cooperative, the AP can maintain a focus on newsgathering.
Combating Racial Prejudice
Teaching Tolerance is dedicated to reducing prejudice, improving race and ethnic relations, and eliminating racial inequality in our nation’s educational experiences.
An interdisciplinary journal focusing on the intersectional aspects of privilege, bridging academia and practice, highlighting activism, and offering a forum for creative introspection on issues of inequity, power and privilege.
The mission of the Matrix Center is to foster a climate that supports inclusion and collaboration to examine the intersections of oppression and privilege and promote solutions to inequality. Through partnerships, outreach, research, institutes, conferences, leadership coaching, and other diversity services the Center bridges the gap between university and diverse communities to examine real world problems and contribute to the advancement of real world solutions.
Our research is designed to be actively used to solve problems in society. Research and staff expertise are shared through an extensive network of colleagues and partners—ranging from other researchers, grassroots social justice advocates, policymakers, and community leaders nationally and globally, who can quickly put ideas into action.
As our nation becomes increasingly diverse, it is imperative to have the understanding and resources to effectively navigate discussions about diversity and inequality in the classroom and workplace. The Knapsack Institute is designed for individuals at the beginning to intermediate stages of this journey, as well as those seeking to refresh their approach and embrace intersectional strategies. The Institute is designed for all educators (k-12; higher education; workshop facilitators, etc.). Race, class, gender and sexuality are highly personal and emotionally-laden subjects. They may evoke a range of responses, from hostility and anger to guilt and depression. The Institute will prepare you to preempt and manage such responses and be better prepared. Our goal is to provide you with the tools, knowledge and support to create an inclusive and empowering educational setting and experience.
Racial Equity Tools is designed to support individuals and groups working to achieve racial equity. This site offers tools, research, tips, curricula and ideas for people who want to increase their own understanding and to help those working toward justice at every level – in systems, organizations, communities and the culture at large.
Race and Ethnic Relations Organizations
The mission of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is to ensure political, educational, social, and economic equality of rights of all persons. The NAACP is committed to eliminating racial inequality, prejudice, and discrimination.
The Arab American Institute (AAI) is a non-profit organization which is committed to the civic and political empowerment of Americans of Arab descent.
The National Council of Asian Pacific Americans (NCAPA) is a coalition of thirty one national organizations which represent the interests of the greater Asian American and Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander communities.
The Organization of Chinese Americans (OCA) is a national organization that is dedicated to advancing social, political, and economical issues of Asian Pacific Americans.
The Korean American League for Civil Action is the leading non-partisan and non-profit advocacy group dedicated to promoting civic participation amongst Korean Americans and Asian Pacific Americans.
The JACL is the oldest and largest Asian American civil rights group in the United States. The Japanese American Citizens League responds to issues that enhance or threaten the civil and human rights of all Americans.
The JBANC has represented the Baltic-American communities since 1961. The goal of the JBANC is to help coordinate activities and interests related to Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania.
The LULAC is the largest and oldest Hispanic Organization in the U.S. The LULAC advances the economic condition, political influence, health and civic rights of Hispanic Americans.
We've created this infographic to highlight some of the most notable events in American History where great strides and victories were made for civil rights and equality for all people. This infographic is intended for educational or informational purposes, please feel free to share or use this infographic with credit to USAonRace.com... [read more]
The Civil Rights Movement was yet another attempt to realize the rights for African Americans as outlined in our Constitution. Photo Credit: mrctv.org[/caption]The preamble to our constitution reads, "We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of... [read more]