Racial biases in the criminal justice system don’t only apply to poor people, according to new research from Harvard, Stanford, and the Census Bureau covered in today’s New York Times: “Black men raised in the top 1 percent – by millionaires – were as likely to be incarcerated as white
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When Afghan President Ashraf Ghani and Abdullah Abdullah, his main political opponent, signed a power-sharing deal in May, it ended eight months of bitter post-election dispute.
President Obama said that the murder rate in the African-American community is “crazy” during a town hall on race relations in America titled “The President and the People: A National Conversation” today.
Eight years ago, Andrew Jackson II saw himself on the cusp of possibility in a world of firsts.
The deaths are “symptomatic of the broader challenges within our criminal justice system,” the president said