Equality still elusive 50 years after Civil Rights Act

Equality still elusive 50 years after Civil Rights Act

When President John F. Kennedy called on Congress in June 1963 to pass what would eventually become the Civil Rights Act of 1964, he rattled off a string of statistics intended to highlight the nation’s continuing racial divide a century after the Emancipation...
Realizing King’s “Beloved Community”

Realizing King’s “Beloved Community”

On January 20, 2014 thousands of “Dreamers” throughout Metro Atlanta will assemble to honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Dr. King never stopped asking the question, “What are you doing for others?” Partnership for Southern Equity (PSE) shares...
In Memoriam: Karen Askew

In Memoriam: Karen Askew

Partnership for Southern Equity mourns the loss of Karen Askew. Karen Askew was a tireless champion for equity in her role as a key community organizer of PSE’s regional equity efforts. Cancer may have claimed her body but not her memory. We will miss her...
Equity: The Defining Challenge of Our Time

Equity: The Defining Challenge of Our Time

President Barack Obama made a compelling case for equity Thursday as his Washington, DC address.  Partnership for Southern Equity invites you to watch, share and discuss the president’s speech and continue advocating for equity — from our dining tables and...