racial justice http://wyso.org en Kids Count Report: Ohio Children Of Color Face Barriers To Opportunity http://wyso.org/post/kids-count-report-ohio-children-color-face-barriers-opportunity <p></p> Wed, 02 Apr 2014 16:20:56 +0000 Jerry Kenney 47943 at http://wyso.org The Civil Rights Act And Economic Inequality: WYSO’s Lewis Wallace Looks Back With Jessie O. Gooding http://wyso.org/post/civil-rights-act-and-economic-inequality-wyso-s-lewis-wallace-looks-back-jessie-o-gooding <p></p><p><span style="background-color: transparent; font-family: Arial; font-size: 16px; white-space: pre-wrap; line-height: 1.15;">This year marks the 50-year anniversary of the passage of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, which outlawed race and sex discrimination in employment and public facilities.</span></p> Thu, 23 Jan 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Lewis Wallace 44936 at http://wyso.org The Civil Rights Act And Economic Inequality: WYSO’s Lewis Wallace Looks Back With Jessie O. Gooding Feds Intervene in West Dayton Banking Controversy http://wyso.org/post/feds-intervene-west-dayton-banking-controversy <p></p><p>Federal regulators held a public meeting Monday to talk about banking services in West Dayton. The closing of the Westown PNC branch this summer has turned a large part of West Dayton into a &ldquo;banking desert&rdquo;; from the former site of the bank, there are no bank branches within a two-mile radius.</p><p>At the crowded meeting, David Greer with the Northwest Priority Board called the departure of banks from the neighborhood &ldquo;redlining.&rdquo;</p><p></p> Tue, 01 Oct 2013 14:27:21 +0000 Lewis Wallace 39999 at http://wyso.org Feds Intervene in West Dayton Banking Controversy