Eva Paterson on Panel Discussing Movement Building at Nonprofit Day 2009

Equal Justice Society President Eva Paterson will be among the speakers on a panel discussing the “Future of Movement Building” at Nonprofit Day 2009, presented by CompassPoint Nonprofit Services, an event that explores leadership and movement building in the context of today‚Äôs dynamic times. The 22nd Annual Nonprofit Day Conference takes place on Thursday, AugustContinue reading “Eva Paterson on Panel Discussing Movement Building at Nonprofit Day 2009”

Ricci Decision Threatens Constitutional Values of Equal Justice for All

In a 5 to 4 decision in the case of Ricci v. DeStefano, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled today that the city of New Haven, Connecticut violated Title VII when it declined to make promotions in the fire department on the basis of a test that disproportionately screened out minority candidates. The Equal Justice SocietyContinue reading “Ricci Decision Threatens Constitutional Values of Equal Justice for All”

Ricci Decision Threatens Constitutional Values of Equal Justice for All

In a 5 to 4 decision in the case of Ricci v. DeStefano, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled today that the city of New Haven, Connecticut violated Title VII when it declined to make promotions in the fire department on the basis of a test that disproportionately screened out minority candidates. The Equal Justice SocietyContinue reading “Ricci Decision Threatens Constitutional Values of Equal Justice for All”