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American Conference on Diversity’s annual “Diversity Stride”

The 2015 Diversity Stride is scheduled for Saturday, June 6, 2015 at Liberty State Park in Jersey City, NJ. Diversity Stride participants will walk along a waterfront promenade as the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island serve as the backdrop…

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U.S. History the Beautiful

In her Daily Princetonian column, junior Lea Trusty ’16 describes the deficits of American history textbooks that diminish the full history of the United States–enslaved Africans, Native American genocide, exploitation of immigrants in factories, etc.

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Millions of black students attend public schools that are highly segregated by race and by income

Reed Jordan of the Urban Institute reports on the high degree of exposure of African Americans to poverty, the result of centuries of discriminatory housing practices.  One result is a concentration of black students in high poverty schools.  He says, “The  effects…

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Support Tuition Equality (Bills A 4225, A3162, S2479)

PRINCETON HUMAN SERVICES COMMISSION ADOPTS RESOLUTION SUPPORTING TUITION EQUALITY IN NEW JERSEYOctober 21, 2013 The Princeton Human Services Commission (PHSC), at its October 16 meeting, adopted a resolution supporting bills A4225, A3162 and S2479, which are now before the Assembly…

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