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Map of America by level of segregation
Note: Due to heavier than anticipated traffic our interactive web map (the center piece of this project) is jammed. We're...
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Map of America by showing segregation levels
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 21, 2021 BERKELEY, CA: More than 80 percent of metropolitan regions in the United States have...
Press Release
Roots of structural racism video preview card
On Tuesday, June 22 we hosted a half-day forum with fair housing advocates and leading race and housing scholars from...
Video
Reimagine Education for All: Equity and Targeted Universalism
Children, family, and situation differ not just at the individual level but also at the group level similarly to race,...
Presentations
john a. powell, head of OBI and UC Berkeley law professor, swiftly traces the history of (in)equality and equity in...
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john a. powell, head of OBI and UC Berkeley law professor, explains how fear of change is fuel to the...
Video
Naomi Klein, renowned journalist and author of How to Change Everything , joined our April 2021 virtual summit to discuss...
Video
Climate activist panel
In welcoming more than 3,000 viewers to OBI’s first virtual Othering & Belonging Summit on April 21, Director john a...
Video, Event Recap
Bird's eye view illustration of a city
By Karina French 1 As part of our racial segregation report series, we mapped exclusionary zoning , analyzed its association...
Publication
Video: Race, Racism, and Racialization in History: An Ethnic Studies Perspective
On May 25, 2020, we watched in horror as four Minneapolis police officers spent close to nine minutes murdering George...
Video
Video: Anti-Black Racism in the Arab Region: Historical Roots and Current Struggles
The recent uprisings against the violence of policing and the killings of our Black siblings in the US has sparked...
Video
Video: Racializations - MENA & US Perspectives
This forum, presented by the Middle East and North African Studies Program at Northwestern University, was the second installment in...
Video