November 2012 Position Paper:

A Call to Action
Creating Economic Opportunity for Bay Area Marginalized & Safety Net Communities

By Carl Anthony and M. Paloma Pavel, with Chris Schildt

from MIT Press:
a major review of
metro equity innovation

“As we re-imagine the future of our cities and of the planet,Breakthrough Communities offers proven strategies that demonstrate that every voice matters. These are grounded visions of hope and possibility, where social justice forges a new road for economic and environmental sustainability.”
—  Danny Glover

Click to preview book on MIT Press web site

MIT Press

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April 2011 Position Paper:

Planning healthy communities for people of color in Californiain response to sustainable communities and climate protection act (Calif. SB375)

By Carl Anthony and
M. Paloma Pavel, PhD

Breakthrough Communities April 2011 Newsletter

MIT Press Interviews
Breakthrough Communities Team (podcast)

Growing Smarter
overview of metro equity issues, edited by Robert D. Bullard, from MIT Press


Metro Equity Leadership Network
Building Multi-Racial Leadership for Sustainable Metropolitan Communities. You are invited to join us.