Reading “Inequality In The Promised Land”

R. L’Heureux Lewis-McCoy writes about how Black and White children and families experience school and the attendant opportunities in a Midwest suburban district. The title of his book, Inequality In The Promised Land (2014), describes the unfulfilled dreams of Black families who sought better education outcomes for their children enrolled in a suburban school district… Continue reading Reading “Inequality In The Promised Land”

Connecting the Dots: Privilege, Social Justice and Choice

A few days ago  I read this opinion piece: Why We Must Talk About White Privilege: systemic racism has victims and beneficiaries http://t.co/qpFwJ2xYsR — Dr. C.Rutherford (@crutherford) October 28, 2014 Author, Desmond Cole, writing in the wake of the mayoral election in Toronto,  points out: “It is crucial that we distinguish these things – white… Continue reading Connecting the Dots: Privilege, Social Justice and Choice