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Sharing stories about how equity data is catalyzing community action and policy change. Please tell us your story about using data for social change. Reach us using the Contact form above.

National Equity Atlas: April Update

National Equity Atlas: April Update

02 May 2016 | Sarah Treuhaft

Dear Equity Atlas Users,

Since we launched the Atlas in October 2014, we have wanted to include data that better describes the incredible diversity within broad racial/ethnic groups and challenges the “model minority” myth that impedes action and progress toward racial equity and | Read more >

National Equity Atlas: March Update

National Equity Atlas: March Update

21 Mar 2016 | Rosamaria Carrillo

Dear Equity Atlas users,

It has been an eventful couple of weeks! Since Leap Day, the Atlas has grown by three new indicators, been featured at the White House, and powered new data-driven stories about the economic imperative of equity in The AtlanticGrist, and elsewhere. Here | Read more >

National Equity Atlas: February Update

National Equity Atlas: February Update

18 Feb 2016 | Sarah Treuhaft

Dear Equity Atlas users,

Greetings! Please see below for a round-up of additions to the National Equity Atlas in the last quarter of 2015. 

We also have a favor to ask: If you have been using the Atlas, would you write a short testimonial about what you used it for and what | Read more >

Now on the National Equity Atlas: Median Wages by Gender

Now on the National Equity Atlas: Median Wages by Gender

17 Dec 2015 | Abigail Langston

 

We are excited to introduce new data on the National Equity Atlas: our median wages indicator is now disaggregated by gender as well as race. Here we will describe what the indicator measures, discuss some related national trends, and show you how to get more information on the | Read more >