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‘Criminal Justice Policy Is Education Policy’

Robin White Goode
The Economic Policy Institute recently issued a report that draws a straight line between parental incarceration and an array of outcomes in children—none of them...

Obama Administration Pushing For Higher Pay For Black Single Mothers

Stacey Tisdale
At the current minimum wage, a single mom who works full-time to support two children is left more than $4,500 below the poverty line. At...
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In the News: WATCH Common Perform at the White House; 7.5 Million Facebook Users Are Under 13; Microsoft Acquires Skype for $ 8.5 Billion

Janel Martinez
Common Performs at White House Poetry Celebration Conscious rapper Common took the stage at the White House Poetry night Wednesday amidst the controversy fueled by...