Virginia’s Changing Racial Demographics

December 14, 2012

Progress 2050 has teamed up with PolicyLink, a national research and action institute advancing economic and social equity, to host a series of roundtables around the country to discuss the demographic projection that by the year 2050, if not sooner, there will no longer be an ethnic majority in our nation. These roundtables bring together […]

Marrying Out

Marrying Out

June 7, 2012

Barack Obama made history when he became America’s first black president. His parents were pioneers as well: When they wed in 1961, interracial unions were illegal in more than a dozen states and fewer than one in 1,000 new U.S. marriages involved black and white partners. Now it’s one in 60. A recent Pew Research […]