A Political and Literary Forum
Turning a blind eye to the realities of racial injustice, the highly orchestrated right-wing attacks cast a body of scholarship about race in the law as a great threat to American society.
David Theo Goldberg
What role should “identity” play in our politics and in our lives?
Glenn C. Loury
Lessons from the history of the prison boom.
Reversing mass imprisonment.
More than 1.5 million children currently have a parent in prison; for 94 percent of these children, that parent is the father.
Mary Fainsod Katzenstein, Mary Lyndon Shanley
Becoming human in South Africa.
Understanding the persistence of racial inequality.
Do housing vouchers work?
What if we stop thinking in terms of place and start thinking about families or individuals?
Although both the victims and the perpetrators of human rights violations on African soil have been Africans, the pursuit of justice has been conducted largely by international institutions, and not Africans themselves.
Lessons of a great human rights–law success.
Jenny S. Martinez
On Artistic Passion.
Race and the transformation of criminal justice.
Vital reading on politics, literature, and more in your inbox
Robin Dembroff, Dee Payton
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