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The first episode of Urban’s new podcast explores the research on long prison terms and mass incarceration.
A recent documentary shares the stories of families living in a high-crime Milwaukee neighborhood.
In its annual dissemination of crime statistics, the FBI published 70 percent fewer data tables.
The death of 14-year-old Jason Pero is the latest of at least 19 Native Americans shot or tasered by police in 2017.
Advising students on common-sense measures to avoid becoming victims isn't a bad idea, but it doesn't prevent sexual assault.
Only one-third of sexual assault crimes were reported to the police in 2015.
Mass incarceration profoundly affects the most vulnerable people in the queer community.
To fix relationships between law enforcement and communities, we must understand how troubled those relationships are.
We need data on the scope of police militarization and how items acquired by law enforcement agencies are being employed.
Latinx immigrants are more likely to be victims of certain crimes compared with nonimmigrants, but they face barriers accessing victim services.

Critical Value: An Urban Institute Podcast

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Critical Value: An Urban Institute Podcast

Experts discuss the best available data and evidence on topics that matter.

From Safety Net to Solid Ground

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From Safety Net to Solid Ground

How will potential changes to federal safety net programs affect the well-being of people striving to cover their basic needs?

Structural Racism in America

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Structural Racism in America

Public policies, institutional practices, and cultural narratives perpetuate our country's racial inequalities. 

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