What steps is the Biden administration taking on racial equity?

U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris watches as President Joe Biden signs executive orders on his racial equity agenda at the White House in Washington, U.S., January 26, 2021. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

In his first week in office, President Joe Biden has issued two executive orders emphasizing racial equity as a core policy value at the Department of Housing and Urban Development and across the whole federal government. Senior Fellow Andre Perry explains the significance of both orders, and more ways for the Biden administration to proactively pursue inclusive policies in its first 100 days and beyond.

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