Dr. Maya Rockeymoore: Why Do We Need to Focus on Race?

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The question is, Why race and why now? There are organizations and individuals who think that not focusing on and acknowledging race or ethnicity is the polite thing to do. I call that “the invisible race card.” They think class and gender explain all differences in our society. But, while class and gender are important, they intersect with race and ethnicity. — Maya Rockeymoore, Center for Global Policy Solutions

Dr. Rockeymoore, President and CEO of the Center for Global Policy Solutions, opened the 2015 Color of Wealth Summit.

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