Black, Latino Drivers Stopped More Than Whites: Study

Stanford University researchers have compiled the most comprehensive evidence to date suggesting there is a pattern of racial disparities in traffic stops—the largest such dataset ever collected—which points to pervasive inequality in how police decide to stop and search white and minority drivers.

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Lynched: An Alabama County Confronts the Horrors of Its Past

A report prepared by Birmingham university students documents the lynchings of 30 African Americans between 1883-1940 in an effort to spark a dialogue about racial injustice. After preparing the report, one student said, the past ‘doesn’t feel distant at all.”