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"To Reduce Bias, Some Police Departments Are Rethinking Traffic Stops," by Jeff Cohen, NPR, July 25, 2016.

"Do Black Kids Matter in Memphis?," by Liliana Segura, Next City, July 25, 2016.

"Does more policing lead to less crime — or just more racial resentment?," by Christopher M. Sullivan and Zachary P. O'Keeffe, The Washington Post, July 25, 2016.

"Sex offenders sue, saying registry laws keep them from church, living with family," by Robert McCoppin, Chicago Tribune, July 24, 2016.

"There’s a simple way to make sure blacks don’t get harsher prison sentences than whites," by Adam Benforado, The Washington Post, July 20, 2016.

"Something Is Rotten in the State of Minnesota ," by Taylor Gee, Politico Magazine, July 16, 2016.

"Amid Protests Over Police Shootings of Black Men, Latinos Note a Disparity," by Rick Rojas and Samantha Schmidt, The New York Times, July 14, 2016.

"The same week Alton Sterling and Philando Castile were killed, a white man pointed a shotgun at cops and lived," by Nidhi Prakash, Fusion, July 12, 2016.

"San Francisco Police Disproportionately Search African-Americans, Report Says," by Timothy Williams, The New York Times, July 11, 2016.

"Surprising New Evidence Shows Bias in Police Use of Force but Not in Shootings," by Quoctrung Bui and Amanda Cox, The New York Times, July 11, 2016.

"Study Supports Suspicion That Police Are More Likely to Use Force on Blacks," by Timothy Williams, The New York Times, July 7, 2016.

"Racial Disparity Found in Police Taser Use," by Joseph De Avila, The Wall Street Journal, June 30, 2016.

"Federal judge finds evidence of racial bias by S.F. police," by Vivian Ho and Bob Egelko, San Francisco Chronicle, June 30, 2016.

"As Adults Legally Smoke Pot In Colorado, More Minority Kids Arrested For It," by Ben Markus, NPR, June 29, 2016.

"Life under curfew for American teens: ‘it’s insane, no other country does this’," by Tik Root, The Guardian, May 28, 2016.

"Justice Dept. mandates 'implicit bias' training for agents, lawyers," by Julia Edwards, Reuters , June 27, 2016.

"The Fining of Black America," by Dan Kopf, Priceonomics, June 24, 2016.

" Panel Upholds NYC Measure That Prohibits Biased Policing," by Andrew Denney, New York Law Journal, June 24, 2016.

"How people of color are being targeted for traffic violations—and huge fines—in California," by Daniel Rivero, Fusion, June 21, 2016.

"Are Traffic Stops Prone to Racial Bias?," by Vignesh Ramachandran and Katie Kramon, The Marshall Project, June 21, 2016.

"Read Sonia Sotomayor’s Atomic Bomb of a Dissent Slamming Racial Profiling and Mass Imprisonment," by Mark Joseph Stern, Slate, June 20, 2016.

"Editorial: Iowa can do more to address racial disparities," by The Register's editorial, The Des Moines Register, June 18, 2016.

"Black Americans incarcerated five times more than white people – report," by Nicole Puglise, The Guardian, June 18, 2016.

"'Ban the Box' Helps Ex-Cons Find Work, but May Hurt Prospects for Law-Abiding Blacks," by Brandon Ellington Patterson, Mother Jones, June 17, 2016.

"No Driver's License, No Job," by Alana Semuels, The Atlantic, June 15, 2016.

"Racial disparity in N.J. prison rates highest in U.S., report finds," by S.P. Sullivan, NJ.com, June 14, 2016.

"Preschool suspensions are made worse by racial disparities," by Joe Davidson, Washington Post, June 12, 2016.

"Department Of Education Report Shows Racial Disparity In Student Suspensions," NPR, June 12, 2016.

"School suspensions drop, but black students still disciplined at higher rate," by Max Lewontin, The Christian Science Monitor, June 7, 2016.

"Color of Crime: The Tyranny of ‘Collateral Consequences’," by Joshua Vaughn, The Crime Report, May 24, 2016.

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