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Hunter Klaus

A small Southern town tries to come to terms with its blood-soaked legacy. Read more

Law and Justice

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It’s not truckers. It’s cashiers. Read more

Civil Rights in America

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As it benefits from the corporate coffers of private prison giant CoreCivic, the institute advocates privatized reentry programs from which the company profits. Read more

, Civil Rights in America

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Writer Kim McLarin celebrates the life and meaning of the acclaimed novelist. Read more

Books

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The House's only black Republican will not seek re-election.  Read more

Civil Rights in America

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A little intersectionality would go a long way. Read more

Civil Rights in America

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As The Baltimore Sun wrote, it’s better to have a few rats than to be one. Read more

Civil Rights in America

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Educators Ronald Crutcher and Lorelle Espinosa discuss a landmark report on race and ethnicity in higher education. Read more

Education in America

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A constitutional battle is brewing in the states over whether lawmakers may draw district lines based on citizenship alone. Read more

Civil Rights in America

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The president stokes race-baiting and potentially worse in service of his re-election campaign. Democrats must continue to call out these distractions and his epic failure to address the real concerns of average Americans. Read more

Civil Rights in America

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Trump has thrown the Democrats a lifeline. Will they take it? Read more

Civil Rights in America

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The conditions at border detention facilities provide irrefutable evidence of the child maltreatment that President Trump commits in our names—and state officials need to take action to end the cruelty. Read more

Law and Justice

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The administration has backed down, but the census war rages on.  Read more

Civil Rights in America

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Instead of taking $600,000 to destroy it, spend the money commissioning an equally prominent mural depicting resilience and survival.  Read more

Civil Rights in America

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Will the Democratic field speak to broad class interests—or act out Steve Bannon's fantasy? Read more

Civil Rights in America

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No policy limits African American income, wealth, and education as thoroughly as housing segregation. Herewith, a plan to end it. Read more

Civil Rights in America

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The citizenship question will lead to undercounting millions of Latino, Asian, and immigrant households, many with legal status—and nowhere more so than in California. Read more

Civil Rights in America

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Trump and his enablers would rather opponents focus on the ethnic, racial, and gender differences he uses to divide and conquer. Don’t fall for it. Read more

Civil Rights in America

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It’s what Americans of all races need to hear. Will it make Warren a winning candidate? Read more

Money, Politics and Power

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The myth of the controlling Jew is so deeply part of Western history that demagogues of any political camp can exploit it. Read more

Civil Rights in America