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Violence Against Black Americans a Moment of Reckoning for the Planning Profession

On Jun 1, 2020
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RT @julianagyeman: Many planning innovations claimed by progressives as victories of social and environmental justice are perpetuating institutional racism. Planners, inspired to the career by idealism, must be among the first Americans to decide and act on a new normal. https://t.co/Wj9xuepGs4
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After a wave violence against Black men in the United States, it is the duty of the planning profession to consider their role in perpetuating institutional racism.

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On Jun 1, 2020
@drkarenlucas shared
RT @julianagyeman: Many planning innovations claimed by progressives as victories of social and environmental justice are perpetuating institutional racism. Planners, inspired to the career by idealism, must be among the first Americans to decide and act on a new normal. https://t.co/Wj9xuepGs4
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Violence Against Black Americans a Moment of Reckoning for the Planning Profession

Violence Against Black Americans a Moment of Reckoning for the Planning Profession

After a wave violence against Black men in the United States, it is the duty of the planning profession to consider their role in perpetuating institutional racism.

Violence Against Black Americans a Moment of Reckoning for the Planning Profession

Violence Against Black Americans a Moment of Reckoning for the Planning Profession

After a wave violence against Black men in the United States, it is the duty of the planning profession to consider their role in perpetuating institutional racism.

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