Please join The Partnership along with so many others who care about Durham for the 2019 Faith Summit on Racism & Child Poverty on Thursday, March 7th, 2019 from 8:30 am – 4:00 pm at Union Baptist Church, 904 N Roxboro Street Durham, NC.
The 2019 Faith Summit is co-hosted by Episcopalians United Against Racism (EUAR) and End Poverty Durham. This all-day, interfaith event will include local and national speakers, agencies, and community organizers working in the field, breakout sessions, collaborative planning, and future engagement opportunities.
Structural racism is considered to be a “system in which public policies, institutional practices, cultural representations, and other norms work in various, often-reinforcing ways to perpetuate racial group inequity.” Quantifying and identifying such a large problem with multiple components including historical and cultural reasons can be challenging but is a necessary step to end and ameliorate inequity.
11 Terms You Should Know to Better Understand Structural Racism,” January 30, 2018, https://www.aspeninstitute.org/blog-posts/structural-racism-definition/