Confirmed: racial disparities persist

/ 19 April 2016 / Shawna

Recently, the Met Council released a report entitled, “Diving Deeper: Understanding Disparities between Black and White Residents in the Twin Cities Region.” Though the well-intended report continues to expose the persistence of racial disparities in the Twin Cities, Mary Turck wrote a News Day blog response that sheds light on the fact that this is not new news. In her words, “We need individual, personal commitments to learn about and to fight racism in our communities, our schools, our places of employment, and ourselves.”