Flow of Central American Children Headed to U.S. Shifts but Doesn’t Slow [Mini Video Documentary]

Tens of thousands of unaccompanied minors fleeing violence and poverty are still making a dangerous journey north, though many are now being stopped in Mexico.

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The Rates of Race #2

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The military does a bang up job when it comes to keeping track of the races of our fighting men and women. If you were to look at the “Active Duty Master File” for 2010, you’ll find a breakdown of …

Community Village‘s insight:

Check the disparity by race in homeless vets.

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Susannah Heschel | Jonathan Kozol | Smiley & West

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Education activist Jonathan Kozol, previews the January 17th event Vision for a New America: A Future Without Poverty.

Dartmouth professor Susannah Heschel reflects on the legacy of her father, Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel.

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Race, Poverty and Educational Equity – Room for Debate – NYTimes

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Counting students by race has relevance because blacks and Latinos continue to experience educational inequality.
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Can Philanthropy Create Poverty? (ProteanView)

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Poverty is relevant and relative. It’s about perception… within reason, anyhow. Disparity causes poverty to ‘dawn on’ us. Our tunnel vision forces us to se…
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