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New video: the particular inequalities of Ferguson require systemic reform

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June 18, 2014

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When you find a leak, do you jump up and point at it? Yell about it? What if the leak is part of a massive flood? Do you call up your friends and make plans to build a dam? What if the leak comes at...
August 29, 2014 | Jodeen Olguin-Tayler
The response to Michael Brown's death is coalescing around a call for an end to the military-police complex, and President Obama has ordered a review of police militarization. But why does this...
August 28, 2014 | Lenore Palladino
This is the first in a series of posts that Ian Haney López, the author of  Dog Whistle Politics: How Coded Racial Appeals Have Reinvented Racism and Wrecked the Middle Class, will be...
August 28, 2014 | Ian Haney Lopez
Police brutality and racialized violence have been at the forefront of many conversations in the aftermath of the death of Michael Brown. But in the background, a picture not only of cultural and...
August 26, 2014 | Reniqua Allen

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In 2008, as the state of Missouri was poised to adopt a constitutional amendment to require documentary proof of citizenship of every person wishing to register to vote in the state, the New York...
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EXECUTIVE SUMMARY In 2010 and 2011, Maryland and New York took bold steps to correct the problem known as prison gerrymandering, a problem resulting from the United States Census Bureau’s practice of...
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