Our homeless problem is not just a housing issue; it’s a systemic issue

It is not accidental that most – not all -- of Charlotte's homeless residents are people of color.
By Jennifer Watson Roberts | February 21, 2021

Mecklenburg County Should Pass a Restorative Justice Resolution

With awareness of racial disparities growing in White communities, and with a new federal administration, the time has come for bold action.
By Jennifer Watson Roberts | February 2, 2021

America’s original wound still bleeds

After four years of backsliding on issues relating to racial justice and climate change, we have a rare opportunity to make deep progress.
By Jennifer Watson Roberts | January 18, 2021