Racial Attitudes in Pulaski County: UALR Survey Findings http://ualrpublicradio.org en UALR's Racial Attitudes Conference Focuses On Disparities In Criminal Justice System http://ualrpublicradio.org/post/ualrs-racial-attitudes-conference-focuses-disparities-criminal-justice-system <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">UALR’s Institute on Race and Ethnicity held a conference Thursday to discuss the current status of racial attitudes towards the criminal justice system and incarceration in Little Rock.&nbsp;</span></p><p>Every year, the Institute for Race and Ethnicity conducts a survey concerning race perceptions and relations in the Little Rock area. This year, the survey aims to look at the growing issue of crime within the city and how race affects perception.</p> Thu, 28 Mar 2013 20:52:57 +0000 Maggie Carroll 1786 at http://ualrpublicradio.org UALR's Racial Attitudes Conference Focuses On Disparities In Criminal Justice System Findings Regarding Integration in Pulaski County http://ualrpublicradio.org/post/findings-regarding-integration-pulaski-county <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span>I am Hunter Bacot with the UALR Institute of Government.</p><p>This year marks the 10th anniversary of our annual Racial Attitudes Surveys of Pulaski County.</p><p>Leaders working toward improved race and ethnic relations need local data in order to get a clear picture of a problem so that progress can be made in out community.</p><p>As Dr. Joel Anderson said in confronting this issue, “You have to face it to fix it.”</p> Thu, 14 Mar 2013 20:15:40 +0000 Hunter Bacot 958 at http://ualrpublicradio.org Findings Regarding Integration in Pulaski County Trust-Building Key To Improving Race Relations in Pulaski County http://ualrpublicradio.org/post/trust-building-key-improving-race-relations-pulaski-county <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">I am Hunter </span>Bacot<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> with the </span>UALR<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Institute of Government.</span></p><p>This year marks the <a href="http://ualr.edu/www/2013/03/19/conference-marks-10-years-of-research/" target="_blank">10<sup>th</sup>&nbsp;anniversary of our annual Racial Attitudes Surveys of Pulaski County</a>.</p><p>Leaders working toward improved racial and ethnic relations need local data in order to get a clear picture of a problem so progress can be made in our community.</p> Mon, 11 Mar 2013 21:22:01 +0000 Hunter Bacot 741 at http://ualrpublicradio.org Trust-Building Key To Improving Race Relations in Pulaski County