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Posts tagged with "racial equity"

St. Paul aims to lead in workforce racial equity

St. Paul aims to lead in workforce racial equity

Nov. 15 | Concerns over ‘unrealistic’ hiring goals have proven unfounded   By Charles Hallman Staff Writer   Nearly $105 million in St. Paul City contracts was awarded in 2013 to businesses owned by people of color, women-owned, and small businesses,...

Racial equity requires  ‘deep conversations about race’

Racial equity requires ‘deep conversations about race’

Oct. 9 | Seattle consultant shares insights on bias   By Charles Hallman Staff Writer   Racial equity must include everyone, said Glenn Harris of Seattle, who has worked on race and social justice issues for 20-plus years. “I believe we can end racial...

Mpls pursues a Racial Equity Action Plan

Mpls pursues a Racial Equity Action Plan

Jun. 23 | By Brandi Phillips Contributing Writer   Led by 8th Ward Minneapolis City Council Member Elizabeth Glidden, a Racial Equity Action Plan for the City is in the planning and formation stages. It is expected to be implemented by a Racial Equity...