Arkansas lawmakers are considering tax cut legislation. Supporters say everyone will benefit while critics argue it would be better to invest in community programs.
In this episode, we hear how a neighborhood is supporting a North Little Rock family who received a racist note about their Black Santa decorations.
Black-Owned businesses have been hit hardest by the pandemic. Some experienced a boost this summer after George Floyd’s death prompted calls to support these businesses, but will that be enough to keep them afloat?
In this episode of the Affirmative Action podcast, we discuss some of the factors contributing to the virus having a big impact on minority communities and what can be done to help them.
Although there are more diverse candidates seeking public office, there’s still room for growth. In this episode, we discuss the value of having elected leaders reflect the demographics of the constituents they serve and some of the barriers preventing more people of color from running.
The death of George Floyd has sparked Black Lives Matter protests not only nationally, but globally. In our premiere episode, we ask what’s different and where we go from here by speaking to a couple of activists from around Arkansas.
In this podcast, Dwight Crawford, a recent graduate of the University of Arkansas Pine Bluff now working for Illinois State Legislature, discusses the impact of George Floyd’s killing and Crawford’s experience as a black man in America.