john powell addresses Government Alliance on Race and Equity in Sacramento


February 20, 2018

On February 20, 2018, Haas Institute Director john a. powell gave the keynote address at the Sacramento-based Government Alliance on Race and Equity (GARE) 2018 Capitol Cohort speaker series. The event was attended by over 170 state government employees from a range of sectors (education, public health, corrections & rehabilitation, transportation, housing, environmental conservation, arts, etc.), and who themselves are part of the GARE Capitol Cohort. In his keynote, professor powell aimed to educate state government employees on the historical and modern-day context of structural racism, discuss strategies for promoting racial equity and inclusion, and describe the unique role and opportunity of California State government employees.

Download the PPT presentation here.