Robert Reich: Back to School, and to Widening InequalityAugust 2014
How family income affects the growing achievement gap between children.
Nikole Hannah-Jones: Segregation NowJuly 2014
A federal judge in Alabama says a local school board has failed to meet the legal mandate to integrate.
Christie Thompson: Are California Prisons Punishing Inmates Based on Race?April 2013
Prison officials claim they need race-based methods to fight gang violence.
Barbara J. Miner: The Meaning of ChoiceFebruary 2013
What Milwaukee, home of the nation’s oldest school voucher system, can teach us about desegregation, measuring school success, and decoding the rhetoric of “school choice.”