Research Report Findings: Investing in Dismantling Structural Racism and Economic Inequity in Rural America 

In 2021, the authors undertook research to provide recommendations to the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation for development of a network to help to dismantle structural racism and economic inequity in rural America. This public-facing report details findings from the research: 

1) Principles for Conducting Anti-Racism Work 

2) Defining Key Terms 

3) Geography of People of Color and Poverty in Rural Areas – with downloadable database 

4) Five-Year Budget for Investing in a Rural Anti-Racism Network 

5) Reading Resources 

Aspen Institute Community Strategies Group