Symbols of racism galvanize those who would defend a defenseless past.
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The president’s move to get federal agencies to ban the box is an important first step. But to create systemic change we need to extend it to the private sector.
Join Atlantic Live for a discussion of Ta-Nehisi Coates’s Atlantic cover story “The Black Family in the Age of Mass Incarceration,” the complicated history of the nation’s justice system, and the future of prison reform.
According to a new report, African American female students receive out-of-school suspensions at six times the rate of white girls, and more often than most boys.
Nationally renowned racial justice advocate Deepa Iyer shines a light on the ongoing racism directed against South Asian, Arab, Muslim, and Sikh people in the decade and a half since 9/11.
Elizabeth Nix will bring examples of structural racism and white privilege to light by talking about the history of Baltimore.
An international panel of advocates discusses the possibilities and limitations of deploying strategic litigation as a tool for social change.