Magazine article Poverty & Race

PRRAC Update

Magazine article Poverty & Race

PRRAC Update

Article excerpt

* On May 5, at Seattle Univ., PRRAC held a meeting of the 11 King County/Seattle grantees in our latest round of research/advocacy grants, to review progress and results.

* We are pleased to announce that Brian Smedley has joined the PRRAC Board. He is Vice-President and Director of the Health Policy Institute at the Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies.

* Board member John powell was honored by the Connecticut Fair Housing Center with their annual Mildred & Richard Loving Civil Rights Award (named for the couple who successfully challenged Virginia's ban on interracial marriage).

* Former Board member Florence Roisman, now Prof, of Law at the Indiana Univ. School of Law in Indianapolis, received the Servant of Justice Award (along with Vernon Jordan, Jr.) from the Legal Aid Society of the District of Columbia, for her lifetime commitment to justice and her myriad achievements. Past recipients include Eric Holder, Thurgood Marshall and Janet Reno. …

Search by... Author
Show... All Results Primary Sources Peer-reviewed

Oops!

An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while.