Articles of Interest
Nikole Hannah-Jones and Ta-Nehisi Coates on the Fight Over U.S. History
Ezra Kline Podcast
Local Government Documents
https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/7XPQFX3 -- This Regional Transportation Priorities Survey included a specific question directed at Equity
A RESOLUTION (PDF) of the Board of County Commissioners declaring racism a crisis in
Thurston County, Washington.
Health Related to Inequity
Robert Woods Johnson Foundation -- Why Equity Matters
Across the nation, gaps in health are large, persistent and increasing—many of them caused by barriers set up at all levels of our society. After all, it's hard to be healthy without access to good jobs and schools and, safe, affordable homes. Health equity means increasing opportunities for everyone to live the healthiest life possible, no matter who we are, where we live, or how much money we make. Use this link to see more from the Robert Woods Johnson Foundation: https://www.rwjf.org/en/library/features/achieving-health-equity.html
Thurston Climate Mitigation Plan Steering Committee Equity Assessment CLICK HERE to see the results of this assessment.
What does it Mean
TC LWV – DEI & J Committee 5/19/2021 – Loretta Seppanen