The Urban Update (Issue 02)

The Urban Update (Issue 02)

Many of Baton Rouge’s leading organizations have had to significantly adjust their operations due to the COVID-19 pandemic. During these times of disruption and uncertainty, your organizational leaders have found adaptive and innovative ways to serve you through...
Racialized Rationales Summary Report

Racialized Rationales Summary Report

On April 23rd MetroMorphosis hosted a virtual community forum focused on examining the disparate impact COVID-19 has had on the African-American community and the consequences of that reality. The forum was attended by over 70 members of the community and a panel of...
The State of Black Boys and Men of Louisiana Report (2010)

The State of Black Boys and Men of Louisiana Report (2010)

This report substantiates and quantifies the extensive and shocking social status of too many of Louisiana‟s Black boys and men in the 21st century. What a full examination has shown is an overwhelming disparity and alarming rates in violence, homicide, incarceration,...
The Urban Update (Issue 02)

The Urban Update (Issue 01)

Many of the city’s leading organizations have had to significantly adjust their operations due to COVID19. While many continue to work to find new and innovative ways to serve you, the response won’t be “a straight line”. Read on to find out...
Raymond Jetson: “It’s the Damn Inequities!”

Raymond Jetson: “It’s the Damn Inequities!”

This week two opinion pieces stirred emotions and thoughts deep within me. To my knowledge, Charles Blow and Ashley K. Shelton do not know each other even though they are from the same part of the world. Yet, they both wrestled with the prickly notion of the impact of...
Raymond Jetson: “It’s the Damn Inequities!”

The Search for the Next Superintendent: An Open Letter

Of the 23 applicants for the Superintendent position that is currently open in East Baton Rouge Parish School System (EBRPSS), a number of them are highly qualified with decades of experience in education. A Texas consulting firm recommended 14 of them to continue in...