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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...
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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...

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...