Sweeping changes were possible in the past because black leaders were willing to risk their lives and call out problems before they became crises.
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Americans want government to serve them, but don't have confidence that it actually can.
The 1929 immigration measure has become a focal point due to Trump’s crackdown on undocumented people, including families.
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Reparations has emerged as a hot topic among Democratic candidates hoping to replace Trump in 2020. But until now, the issue has only rarely received national attention.
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Newark's children are no better off even after Mark Zuckerberg pumped $100 million to improve public schools. What opportunities have been lost? What lessons have we learned?