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Board of Supervisors to hold listening sessions for community on county funding priorities

Sept. 22, 2020 Media Contact: Brooke Federico Public Information Officer bcfederico@rivco.org Board of Supervisors to hold listening sessions for community on county funding priorities The Riverside County Board of Supervisors will hold a series of three listening sessions for the community on county services and budget priorities, including public safety, behavioral health and social services...

UC Policy School Deans’ Response to OMB Prohibition on Critical Race Theory Training

Dear UC Public Policy Community and Friends: We are writing as the Deans of the four UC Public Policy Schools to defend academic research efforts, such as Critical Race Theory, against the attacks of the President’s Office of Management and Budget (see September 4th letter from OMB on "Training in the Federal Government"). Becoming anti-racist...

This is how we can improve response to the next pandemic

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By Tess Eyrich |

Housing Insecurity & the COVID-19 Pandemic

In this report, the ICSD analyzes five weeks (April 23, 2020 - June 2, 2020) of data to shed light on the extent of housing insecurity amidst COVID-19 for owner and renter households across America's most populous metropolitan areas (with special focus on the Inland Region). Read the Report
By Wei Kang, Kristen Kopko |

Why is Orange County’s coronavirus death rate lower than its neighbors’?

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By Theresa Walker |

Inequities in COVID-19 are tragic but preventable

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By ELAINE HERNANDEZ, COURTNEY BOEN AND RICHARD M. CARPIANO |

No baseball or beaches: Virus upends usual California summer

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By Brian Melley and Amy Taxin |

Global Health Inequalities, COVID-19 & the Future of OneWorld

UC Riverside Founding Dean of School of Public Policy, Chair of UC Global Health Initiative, also Professor of Economics, Dr. Anil Deolalikar in conversation with IIMA ICICI Bank Chair Professor Chirantan Chatterjee, also Chairperson at Centre for Management of Health Services (CMHSIIMA) on “Global Health Inequalities, COVID-19 & the Future of OneWorld.” Listen to podcast

How might the coronavirus change the world around us?

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By Tess Eyrich |