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Detroit's Revival Can't Happen Without Women of Color

The story of the city's revival will be a mythical fable if it is not grounded in uplifting long-term Detroiters and their neighborhoods, in addition to the newcomers the city is attracting.

Report: I Dream Detroit

The Voice and Vision of Women of Color on Detroit's Future.

Help Spread the Word: #IDreamDetroit

Thank you for helping us spread the word about the new IPS report "I Dream Detroit: The Voice and Vision of Women of Color on Detroit's Future."

Are You a Woman of Color Living in Detroit? Take This Survey to Help Rebuild Your City

Now is the time to speak out. From affordable housing to child care, we want to hear your thoughts on how to make Detroit better for all of us.

Engaging Women of Color in Crafting Detroit’s Economic Development Plans

IPS’ new project explores how the economic security of women and families should influence Detroit’s economic development plans
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When Tipping Doesn't Make the Difference

Women of color in the restaurant industry find themselves dependent on tips to make up for low wages, which is often not enough to survive on

Black Women Labor Leaders Call for an End to Violence Against Black Youth and Those Who Stand Up for Them

“The crosshairs trained on our children are now turned on us when we stand up to call out injustice in our criminal justice system.”
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Tryin’ to Make a Dollar Out of 64 Cents

On Black Women's Pay Equity Day, experts weigh in on stemming the tide of income inequality for African-American women.

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