The Leadership Conference is working diligently to see that Tom Perez is confirmed as U.S. Secretary of Labor. Perez is an eminently qualified public servant and consensus builder who has dedicated his career to ensuring that all individuals are treated fairly and have the opportunity to succeed. He has served with integrity and distinction at the local, state and national level, compiling an outstanding record of achievement.
Civil Rights Link Roundup: Long Island Hate Crime, Segregated Schools, and the Foreclosure Crisis
April 20, 2010 - Posted by Tyler Lewis
Here are a few interesting civil rights related items:
- White teenager convicted of anti-Hispanic hate crime in Long Island, N.Y. - The New York Times
- Racial isolation in public schools a troubling trend - The Washington Post
- Government program to stem the tide of foreclosures not working - Business Week