Latest from Tracy Jan
  • Post Reports
How the pandemic is exacerbating gentrification in cities like Los Angeles. The Hulu series “Ramy” is a win for Muslim representation, but criticism shows how far we have to go. Black-owned bookstores see a boom in orders for anti-racist literature.
  • Aug 7, 2020
Coronavirus recession could accelerate gentrification in Los Angeles's Chinatown, Boyle Heights and South L.A.
  • Jul 31, 2020
Amid the protests over the killing of George Floyd, Minneapolis offers a cautionary tale for a new generation of political leaders promising change.
  • Jun 30, 2020
Marilyn Booker, a managing director who spent 16 years as global head of diversity and the last decade as head of the bank’s urban markets groups, filed the lawsuit on behalf of black female employees accusing the bank of systemic discrimination against black financial advisers and trainees.
  • Jun 16, 2020
Wall Street, tech and retail giants are rushing to convey support for a movement that has galvanized the American public, but their corporate track records raise skepticism.
  • Jun 13, 2020
The slow release of statistics on the virus’s effect based on race was an early flare that the response to the disease would follow familiar racial lines.
  • Jun 3, 2020
  • Post Reports
Tensions between President Trump and big tech reach a boiling point. Asian American health-care workers are fighting racism as well as the coronavirus. And, how air travel has changed during the pandemic.
  • May 28, 2020
Asian Americans are reporting a sharp increase in racist verbal abuse and physical attacks, as the coronavirus death toll mounts.
  • May 19, 2020
Job losses due to the coronavirus shutdown fell unequally on Americans according to age, gender, educational attainment and race.
  • May 9, 2020
A Washington Post-Ipsos poll found that Hispanics and blacks are more likely than whites to lose their jobs during the economic shutdowns, deepening the divide in how different racial and ethnic groups are experiencing the crisis.
  • May 6, 2020