The Incredible Whiteness of Being OneOhio

The Incredible Whiteness of Being OneOhio

Secret board selection process results in racial bias Only 1 Black member on 29-person opioid settlement spending board     In Ohio, Black residents account for: 14% of Ohio’s population. 19% of overdose deaths. 20% of fentanyl overdose deaths. The...
SHIPWRECK ALERT: The OneOhio opioid settlement disaster, Part 2

SHIPWRECK ALERT: The OneOhio opioid settlement disaster, Part 2

OneOhio board to meet again Thursday How did things go so wrong so fast? The OneOhio Recovery Foundation, which will spend 55% of Ohio’s $1 billion opioid settlement, has scheduled its second board meeting from 9 a.m. until noon, Thursday, June 23rd at the...
Overdose death rates among Black Ohioans soar to historic level

Overdose death rates among Black Ohioans soar to historic level

Overdose Racial Gap Larger Than Ever What does it mean? In the early years of the overdose epidemic, Ohio’s White residents died at much higher rates than Black residents. Today, the opposite is true. Since 2019, Black resident overdose death rates have exceeded those...