A New Report Challenges “Race as Risk” in Housing

A new report from the Kirwan Institute for the Study of Race and Ethnicity argues that implicit bias manifests in the housing and lending markets partly due to a historical and deeply rooted association between race and risk. The report examines how historical and structural racism affects racial disparities in housing and credit outcomes today. … Continue reading »

A New Report Challenges “Race as Risk” in Housing

Free To Ride: Columbus Premiere April 12th

The Fight for a Route Across the Hidden Boundaries of Privilege Wednesday, April 12, 2017 6:00pm Gateway Film Center 1550 N High Street | Columbus, OH 43201 Purchase Tickets The Kirwan Institute’s upcoming feature-length documentary film, Free To Ride, will make its Columbus premiere as part of the Gateway Film Center’s Ohio Grown Series on … Continue reading »

Assisting in Investigating Food Insecurity in Ohio (FORC)

The Food Opportunity Research Collaborative (FORC) utilizes a Community-Based Participatory Research (CBPR) approach to understanding how the lived experience of food insecurity differs by community type (urban, suburban, or rural), the level of food security, and race and ethnicity. Utilizing a participatory mapping technique known as Healthy Eating and Active Living Mapping Attributes using Participatory … Continue reading »