ERIC Number: ED151491
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975-Aug
Reference Count: 0
Fact Sheets on Institutional Racism.
Foundation for Change, Inc., New York, NY.
This fact sheet on institutional racism contains statistics on white control of the economy, health, housing, education, the media, and government. It also shows the oppression of minorities in these areas. The areas of wealth, the stock exchange, business, banks, unions, poverty, and unemployment, are discussed in terms of economy. Health matters discussed include life expectancy, death and birth rates, health care and diseases. Topics such as banking, realtors, suburbs and jobs, segregation and rents, ownership and quality of housing, the aged, and the findings of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights of 1974, are included under housing. Education issues include school boards, professional staffs and college faculty, minority groups, suspensions, professional schools, professional education, and education budgets. Newspapers, magazines, publishing, television, radio, and broadcasting are discussed under the media. The statistics provided for the area of government include material on the Presidency, Congress, elected officials, the executive branch, government agencies, federal employees, punishment, sentencing, arrests, prisons, attorneys, judges and the military. (Author/AM)
Descriptors: Blacks, Education, Government (Administrative Body), Health, Housing, Mass Media, Minority Groups, Racial Relations, Racism, Statistical Data
Foundation For Change, Inc., 1841 Broadway (60th Street), New York, New York 10023 ($.50)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Foundation for Change, Inc., New York, NY.