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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

 

CUNY Institute for State and Local Governance


 

  Library of Links

COMMUNITY ORGANIZING AND DEVELOPMENT RESOURCES

 

actionresearchplus.com

 

www.propublica.org

 

Affirmatively Furthering Fair Housing Online Data Mapping Tool (HUD)


American Civil Liberties Union  

 

Anchor Institutions Task Force

 

Anti-Discrimination Center

 

 

ANTI-RACIST ACTION

 

Aspen Institute Project Play

 

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

 

candid.org  Foundation Center and GuideStar joined forces to become Candid, a 501c3 nonprofit organization. Candid connects people who want to change the world to the resources they need to do it.

 

CCNY Dominican Studies Institute  

 

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

 

The Conference Board of Canada

 

The Conversation

 

CopCrisis


Cornell Digital Commons

 

CUNY Institute for State and Local Governance


Disarm the Police.com

 

Diversity Data 

 

The Dream Revisited  

 

East Coast Gang Investigators Association  

 

Emory University, Office of University-Community Partnership

 

e.polis an online student journal of urban studies 

 

Equal Rights Center  

 

Healthy Kids, Healthy Communities Blog 


Housing Finance Policy Center  

 

Housing Opportunities Made Equal (HOME)

 

The Hustle: Economics of the Underground Commercial Sex Industry   

 

 Inclusionary Housing Calculator 2.0  

 

Illinois Institute for Rural Affairs

  

Inclusionary Housing


Inequality.org

 

Independent Progressive Politics Network

 

The International City/County Management Association 

 

Journal of Public Management & Social Policy

 

Journal of Urban Affairs (JUA) Blog  

 

Journal of Urban Affairs (new site)  

 

Latinos and Planning Division of the American Planning Association 

 

livablecities.org  

 

McGill University Institute for Health and Social Policy

 

The Martin Prosperity Institute (MPI)

 

Mapping Segregation in Washington, DC

 

Miseducation: Is there racial inequality in your schools? 

 

Mistra Urban Futures

 

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 Alliance

 

National Federation for Just Communities 

 

National Initiative on Mixed-Income Communities  

 

National Police Violence Map

 

The Nature of Cities

 

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

 

Partnership for the Public Good (PPG) 

 

Planetizen

 

The Planners Network    

 

Poverty & Race Research Action Council

 

Progressive Cities Website

 

Progressive City: Radical Alternatives

 

Race Forward

 

Radical Housing Journal (www.radicalhousingjournal.org)

 

The Racial Justice Project

 

RateMyCop.com 

 

Right to the City.Org 

 

Society for the Study of Social Problems  

 

Spatial Structures in the Social Sciences

 

Sustainable Cities Collective  

 

Sustainable South Bronx  

 

University of Denver, Center for Community Engagement and Service Learning

 

 

Urban Alliance on Race Relations 

 

The Urban League 

 

URBAN Research Network   

 

Western New York Peace Center

 

Woodstock Institute

 

Worker Rights Consortium

 

THE WORLD BANK: URBAN DEVELOPMENT

 

RESEARCH AND DATA SOURCES

 

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 

 

CityStates: Commentary on and Urban World

 

Current Urban Studies (a new open access journal)

 

The Economic Policy Institute  

 

European Urban Knowledge Network 

  

Housing Education and Research Association

 

The Hubert Project

 

Kinder Institute for Urban Research

 

MetroTrends

 

National Center for Charitable Statistics

 

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 

 

Shelterforce

 

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 

 

Walk-Score

 

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   

 

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

 

Urbanities: Journal of Urban Ethnography

 

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