Race http://ripr.org en When a CVS Exec Was On the Frontline of Responding to Racial Division in Boston http://ripr.org/post/when-cvs-exec-was-frontline-responding-racial-division-boston <p>The reaction to the Trayvon Martin case is the latest reminder of how Americans<a href="http://www.people-press.org/2012/04/03/wide-racial-partisan-gaps-in-reactions-to-trayvon-martin-coverage/"> remain sharply divided</a> in how they view questions involving race and justice. Tensions over these issues reached<a href="http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/politics/chi-chicagodays-kingriots-story,0,4609945.story"> an apex</a> in US cities after Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated in 1968. Tue, 23 Jul 2013 16:23:36 +0000 Ian Donnis 18876 at http://ripr.org Wednesday, February 6, 2013 http://ripr.org/post/wednesday-february-6-2013 <p>A proposal to legalize recreational marijuana and then tax it. Newport becomes a stop on an around-the-world sailing race.&nbsp; These stories and more on the RIPR Morning News Podcast.</p><p></p><p><br>Do you have insight or expertise on this topic? Please email us, we'd like to hear from you.&nbsp; news@ripr.org<br>&nbsp;</p> Wed, 06 Feb 2013 14:46:50 +0000 Lydia Rogers 9878 at http://ripr.org Tuesday, February 5, 2013 http://ripr.org/post/tuesday-february-5-2013 <p>House lawmakers consider an e-verify bill for employers.&nbsp; The General Assembly begins hearings this week on the state's budget for next year. These stories and more on the RIPR Morning News Podcast.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p><br>Do you have insight or expertise on this topic? Please email us, we'd like to hear from you.&nbsp; <a href="mailto:news@ripr.org?subject=Comment%20on%20podcast%20for%205feb2013">news@ripr.org</a><br>&nbsp;</p> Tue, 05 Feb 2013 14:31:45 +0000 Lydia Rogers 9811 at http://ripr.org RISD prof examines “privileged white people” http://ripr.org/post/risd-prof-examines-privileged-white-people <p>A new exhibit of work by the artist <a href="http://www.christopherho.com/projects.php" target="_blank">Christopher Ho </a>entitled “Privileged White People” is now on view at New York’s <a href="http://www.foreverandtoday.org/Christopher_K_Ho.html" target="_blank">Forever &amp; Today, Inc.</a> gallery. The show features large photographs of people like President Bill Clinton and the actor James Van Der Beek, of Dawson’s Creek fame.</p> Tue, 15 Jan 2013 13:57:59 +0000 Elisabeth Harrison 8360 at http://ripr.org RISD prof examines “privileged white people”