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We need to situate the conversation about race, gender, and affirmative action in a wider account of democratic opportunity.

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South Africa's Truth and Reconciliation Commission.

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Forced deportations threaten to turn the Ethiopian-Eritrean border conflict into ethnic war.

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Critics of The Bell Curve have attacked every point in the book—except the most important one.

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The Limits of Majority Rule

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Mark Zanger

Rap poetry is full of cutting-edge linguistic innovations.

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Black feminism and the 2 Live Crew.

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The politics of black education, 1780-1980.

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