Archives: Racism

All Sides Open Forum

We’re hosting an open forum and there’s plenty to discuss at the local, national and international level: Terrorist attacks in Kenya, the threat of government shutdown in Washington D.C, and Ohio’s black students lagging behind in academic testing.

Racial Profiling in a “Post-Racial” America

The word “race” hasn’t been mentioned much in the trial of George Zimmerman, the man accused of killing 17-year-old Trayvon Martin last year. But the issue of racial profiling is an elephant in the courtroom. This hour we’ll talk to subjects of a recent profiling incident in Ohio, and get an expert perspective on why prejudice won’t let go.

Legacy of Racism and Poverty Affecting African Americans

The legacy of racism and poverty affecting African Americans