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Patti Lee Appointed to Federal Board by the Obama Administration
- Maureen Washburn, Jan 24, 2017
Long-time CJCJ board member Patti Lee was honored by the Obama administration with a four-year appointment to the DOJ Science Advisory Board.
Obama blames “teenagers doing stupid things” for drugs, crime, imprisonment
- Mike Males, Jul 23, 2015
We need a modern strategy that treats crime as a behavior of individuals, not demographic groups, and a criminal justice system that responds to individual characteristics. These four charts show game-changing trends in drug abuse, arrest, and imprisonment the president and major interests steadfastly ignore.
Mr. President (and Bill O’Reilly): How Did Trayvon Martin “Mess Up”?
- Mike Males, Aug 12, 2013
Statistical bigotry is just bigotry. Though selectively applied to create fear toward young black men, it can be used to stigmatize any group in society, as illustrated here.
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