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November 9, 2018
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The Newest Jim Crow

Michelle Alexander: Under new policies in California, New Jersey, New York and beyond, “risk assessment” algorithms recommend to judges whether a person who’s been arrested should be released. These advanced mathematical models — or “weapons of math destruction” as data … Continue reading

November 8, 2018
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another mass shooting

12 people killed, 10 others injured. #thousandoaks Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz: The latest shooter, David Ian Long, 28, white, Marine vet, used Glock 21, 45 caliber, murdered 12, then killed himself. Solemn discussions about what might have been happening in his life … Continue reading