Author Archive

by (RSS) Uncategorized | December 9th, 2010 12:14am CST | 5 Comments

Last week, I suggested that the important book of the year was Michelle Alexander’s The New Jim Crow. As is noted on the book jacket, Michelle Alexander as a longtime civil rights advocate and litigator won a 2005 Soros Justice Fellowship and now holds a joint appointment at the Kirwan Institute for the Study of […]

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by (RSS) Uncategorized | May 14th, 2010 3:10pm CST | 1 Comment

An email from Robert Bain deserves posting here and our concern: “seeing the violence increasing within Shelby County; seeing the teachers in Shelby County who are unhappy with the new breed of children who are entering into the schools; and just seeing the parents in Shelby County who are fearful of the new breed of […]

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