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Court Rules Dreadlock Ban is Legal During Hiring Process

The 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled against a lawsuit filed by the Equal…

Segregation

School Segregation Can End, If We Stop Feeding It

New York schools have a problem, as do many other schools across our nation. Our…

Education

Stop Silencing Black Parents’ Voices in Education Policy

Education plays a key role in achieving racial equity in America. Yet, sometimes it is…

After Criticism, Airbnb Moves to Fix Its Discrimination Issues

Airbnb, the popular home sharing company that has replaced hotel stays for many seeking lodging — but…

Baltimore Police Introduces New Use of Force Policy

The Baltimore Police Department updated its use of force policy to mandate that officers immediately…

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Prince’s Death Should Not Wind Up Fueling Bad Drug Policy

A national icon dies of an accidental overdose. A media frenzy develops as public scrutiny…

As 4/20 Rolls Around, It’s High Time We Had Sensible Marijuana Policy

Today is the day that dedicated weed enthusiasts around the world will celebrate by blazing…

Ehrlichman’s Admission: Hip Hop Was Right All Along

America’s racial dialogue is cursed by blatant naiveté, a deliberate lack of empathy and interest for…

Report: Nixon Aide Reveals That Racism, Not Reality Launched War on Drugs

Harper’s magazine contributor Dan Baum may have blown the lid off of something that has…

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Chicago Police to Release Police Shooting Footage Sooner

The city of Chicago said it will start releasing footage of police shootings more quickly, as activists critical…