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  • Beyond race, building a movement for economic fairness

    Beyond race, building a movement for economic fairness
    With regard to all the recent public discourse on race and racism, I say this: Highlighting, protesting and reducing instances of excessive force by police is important. Curtailing violent crime among young black men deserves new urgency, especially in Baltimore. But more important is the need for a populist movement to change an economic system that leaves millions of Americans — black, white and brown — running in place or falling behind.
  • Racist Graffiti Prompts Connecticut College To Cancel Classes, Reflect

    Racist Graffiti Prompts Connecticut College To Cancel Classes, Reflect
    NEW LONDON — Connecticut College suspended life as usual Monday as students, faculty and administrators came together for a dayong dialogue on racism and hate speech prompted by the discovery Sunday of racist graffiti in a college bathroom. The...

    Probe of police racism wasn't thorough enough, Lauderdale board says

    Probe of police racism wasn't thorough enough, Lauderdale board says
    An investigation into racist behavior in the city's police department didn't go far enough, members of the city's Citizens Police Review Board said Monday. Board members said police investigators were too easy in their questioning of fellow officers and...

    Connecticut College cancels classes over racist graffiti

    The president of Connecticut College canceled classes Monday following the discovery over the weekend of racist graffiti, scheduling a series of events in their place to promote discussion and "eradicate this ignorance and hatred." The private liberal...

    University of Oklahoma unveils racist chant probe findings

    Members of a University of Oklahoma fraternity apparently learned a racist chant that recently got their chapter disbanded during a national leadership cruise four years ago that was sponsored by the fraternity's national administration, the university'...