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Florida has been particularly aggressive in denying voting rights to people with felony convictions.
Some have proposed having financial institutions deny purchase of guns as a means of regulation.
A growing number of states are evaluating proposals for their likelihood of creating or increasing racial and ethnic inequities.
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.

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Ten Years after the Crash

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Ten Years after the Crash

What has changed since the 2008 financial crisis, and what have we learned?

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.

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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