After September 11, 2001, the CIA embarked on a highly classified program of secret detention and extraordinary rendition.
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Some 2,500 minors in the United States were thrown behind bars with no chance of release. A new documentary highlights their plight—and demands that society do better.
Spain is held up as a model of Roma inclusion in Europe. The real story isn’t so simple.
Around the world, young people of color bear the brunt of racial discrimination by police officers. But they can also help us find ways to end it.