ERIC Number: ED439988
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: N/A
New Challenges: The Civil Rights Record of the Clinton Administration Mid-Term. Report of the Citizens' Commission on Civil Rights.
Yu, Corrine M., Ed.; Taylor, William L., Ed.
This report is the work of the Citizens' Commission on Civil Rights, a bipartisan group of former federal officials with responsibility for equal opportunity. Part 1 contains three chapters: (1) "Introduction"; (2) "Executive Summary and Review"; and (3) "Recommendations of the Commission." Part 2 contains the following working papers: (4) "Minority Poverty: The Place-Race Nexus and the Clinton Administration's Civil Rights Policy" (George Galster); (5) "An Unseen Attack in Civil Rights: The Anti-Regulatory Agenda in the Contract with America" (Gary D. Bass); (6) "The Clinton Record on Judicial Nominations at Mid-Term" (Elliot M. Mincberg); (7) "Interim Report on Performance of U.S. Commission on Civil Rights during the Clinton Administration" (John C. Chambers and Brian P. Waldman); (8) "The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission" (Alfred W. Blumrosen); (9) "The Clinton Administration and Civil Rights Enforcement in Elementary and Secondary Education" (Patricia A. Brannan); (10) "Minority Access to Higher Education" (Reginald Wilson); (11) "In Search of a Vision: Gender Equity in Education in the Clinton Administration" (Verna L. Williams, with assistance from Steven C. Hodge); (12) "Equal Employment Opportunity" (Helen Norton); (13) "The Employment Non-Discrimination Act" (Chai R. Feldbaum and Stephen J. Curran); (14) "Voting Rights Act Enforcement: An Agenda for Equal Electoral Opportunity" (Arthur A. Baer and Pamela S. Karlan); (15) "Federal Fair Housing Enforcement: The Clinton Administration at Mid-Term" (John P. Relman); (16) "Immigrants and Public Services: Some Principles for Reform" (Wendy Zimmermann); (17) "Federal Action to Confront Hate Crimes: Preventing Violence and Improving Police Responses" (Michael Lieberman); (18) "Access to Justice: Environmental Justice" (Alice L. Brown); (19) "Minority Health Care Issues" (Maya Wiley); (20) "Invisible Women: Uncovering the Health Care Problems Faced by Women of Color" (Jocelyn Frye); (21) "ADA and the Clinton Administration" (Charles D. Goldman); (22) "Another Take on 'ADA and the Clinton Administration'" (Chai R. Feldblum); and (23) "Electronic Redlining: Discrimination in the Information Superhighway" (James J. Halpert and Angela Campbell). (BT)
Descriptors: Access to Education, Administrator Role, Civil Rights, Elementary Secondary Education, Equal Opportunities (Jobs), Government Role, Health, Higher Education, Minority Groups, Presidents of the United States, Social Problems
Citizens Commission on Civil Rights, 2000 M Street, NW, Suite 400, Washington, DC 20036. Tel: 202-659-5565.
Publication Type: Collected Works - General; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Ford Foundation, New York, NY.
Authoring Institution: Citizens Commission on Civil Rights, Washington, DC.