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Featured Sites

This area of the Cyberhood contains links to websites that may be of interest to scholars, students, and practitioners working in communities of color and poor central city neighborhoods.

 

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Site of the Month

ProCon.org

 

  Library of Links

COMMUNITY ORGANIZING AND DEVELOPMENT RESOURCES

 

Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing Online Data Mapping Tool (HUD)

 

American Indian Movement (AIM)

 

American Civil Liberties Union  

 

American Society for Public Administration

 

Anchor Institutions Task Force

 

ANTI-RACIST ACTION

 

Association for Community Organization and Social Administration (ACOSA)

 

The Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now

 

Association for Critical Sociology

 

the Atlantic

 

Black Community Division of the American Planning Association

 

Black Lives Matter  

 

The Bridgespan Group

 

Center for American Progress

 

The Center for Community Change

 

The Center for Social Justice

 

Centre for Social Justice  

 

Centre for Urban Schooling, University of Toronto

 

Center on Race & Social Problems, University of Pittsburgh 

 

Cities & Climate Change Network

 

Cities Regrowing Smaller (CIRES)

 

The Community Development Society

 

Community Solutions

 

Comm-Org

 

Community and Grassroots Association (ARNOVA)

 

Community.Wealth.Org 

 

ComplexCity Laboratory

 

Disarm the Police.com

 

Diversity Data 

 

The Dream Revisited  

 

East Coast Gang Investigators Association  

 

Emory University, Office of University-Community Partnership

 

Equal Rights Center  

 

Gatgerthepeople.org 

 

Healthy Kids, Healthy Communities Blog

 

Housing Finance Policy Center  

 

Housing Opportunities Made Equal (HOME)

 

The Hustle: Economics of the Underground Commercial Sex Industry   

 

Illinois Institute for Rural Affairs

 

Inequality.org

Independent Progressive Politics Network

 

Inner City Revitalization Corporation 

 

The International City/County Management Association

 

The Johnson Park Restoration Fund

 

Journal of Public Management & Social Policy

 

Journal of Urban Affairs (JUA) Blog  

 

Journal of Urban Affairs (new site)  

 

Laboratory for Approaches in International Research and Experiences

 

Latinos and Planning Division of the American Planning Association

 

League of United Latin American Citizens

 

livablecities.org  

 

McGill University Institute for Health and Social Policy

 

The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People

 

National Coalition of Blacks for Reparations in America (N'COBRA)  

 

The National Association of Development Organizations

 

National Bussiness Incubator Association  

 

The National Civic League  

 

National Coalition on School Diversity

 

National Congress for Community Economic Development  

 

The National Council of La Raza

 

National Fair Housing Advocate Online 

 

National Fair Housing Alliance

 

National Initiative on Mixed-Income Communities

 

National Federation for Just Communities

 

National Housing Conference

 

National Initiative on Mixed-Income Communities  

 

National Police Violence Map

 

Nine Charts about Wealth Inequality in America

 

NY Stimulus Alliance

 

North Carolina State University, Institute for Nonprofits, Teaching Resource Packets Website

 

Ochs Center for Metropolitan Studies

 

Open Air Market Network

 

 

Open Source Cities

 

PACE-Philanthropy for Active Civic Engagement

 

Peter Marcuse's Blog

 

PICO National Network

 

Planetizen

 

The Planners Network  

 

Planning/Communications

 

Poverty & Race Research Action Council

 

ProCon.org

 

Progressive Cities Website

 

Progressive City: Radical Alternatives

 

Pyatok Architects, Inc.

 

The Racial Justice Project

 

 Radical Localism: Empowering Communities  

 

RateMyCop.com

 

Rebuild New Orleans

 

Redefining the Dream (Ball State University)

 

Reinvestment Partners

 

Right to the City.Org

 

Rutgers - Public Administration Gateway

 

Social Justice Sojourns  

 

Society for the Study of Social Problems 

 

Sociology Education Resource Guide  

 

Spatial Structures in the Social Sciences

 

Sustainable Cities Collective  

 

Sustainable South Bronx

 

SweatFree Communities

 

The President's Challenge

 

University of Denver, Center for Community Engagement and Service Learning

 

Urban Affairs Forum

 

Urban Alliance on Race Relations

 

The Urban Community Corporation

 

The Urban League

 

Urban Reinventors

 

URBAN Research Network  

 

Vacant Properties Research Network  

 

The Video Project  

 

Western New York Peace Center

 

Woodstock Institute

 

Worker Rights Consortium

 

THE WORLD BANK: URBAN DEVELOPMENT

 

RESEARCH AND DATA SOURCES

 

AreaVibes  

 

Association for Research on Nonprofit Organizations and Voluntary Action (ARNOVA)

 

The Brooking Institution

 

Case Western Reserve University Social Justice Institute 

 

The Center for Education Reform

 

city-data.com

 

CityStates: Commentary on and Urban World

 

Current Urban Studies (a new open access journal)

 

The Economic Policy Institute  

 

European Urban Knowledge Network 

 

FedStats  

 

Housing Education and Research Association

 

The Hubert Project

 

Kinder Institute for Urban Research

 

MetroTrends

 

National Center for Charitable Statistics

MetroTrends

 

National Cancer Institute - Behavioral Research

 

National Center for Charitable Statistics

 

National Center for Education Statistics  

 

National Conference of Black Political Scientists 

 

National Consortium of Housing Research Centers

 

National Institute of Health

 

PDI Advisor

 

Philosophy of the City  

 

Poverty & Race Research Action Council

 

SOCDS Census Data 

 

SOCIAL WORK DEGREES

 

Shelterforce

 

Surging Seas

Urban Affairs Association

 

The Urban Portal

 

U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

 

U.S. Census

 

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development

 

U.S. Government Acountibility Office  

 

U.S. Government Printing Office

 

The World Bank

 

http://www.phdinmanagement.org

  

www.walkscore.com

 

NEWS AND MEDIA

 

The Alternative Press Center  

 

Air America

 

The American Prospect 

 

Asians in America Magazine  

 

BET  

 

Black Press USA

 

Diversity Issues in Higher Education  

 

Ebony/Jet Magazine   

 

Freedocumentaries.org

 

The Huffington Post  

 

INLOGOV Blog

 

Latino News

 

Mother Jones

 

MoveOn.org

 

The Nation

 

National League of Cities Emerging Issues Column

 

Native American Times

 

Next American City

 

Shelterforce

 

Social Science Research News

 

Stanford Social Innovation Review

 

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