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The growing complexity of problems in our criminal justice system demands  an interdisciplinary approach. HBCUs are positioned to solve the complex challenges in creating a more equitable justice system. These partnerships are especially helpful to institutions traditi...

January 15, 2019

The Center for Justice Research at Texas Southern University has discovered disappointing racial distinctions in the delivery of punishments to students throughout the Madisonville Consolidated Independent School District (MCISD).

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January 15, 2019

Given the scant research on school shootings, coupled with the societal outcry for a legislative response, we urge swift action without compromising those disenfranchised poor and racial/ethnic groups who are traditionally sacrificed on the altar of unsubstantiated cri...

February 8, 2017

While some have argued for a call to action, police review and conversation, there must be greater access to the nature and extent of school disciplinary infractions. By doing so, a more functional evidence-based approach can be taken towards the development of equitab...

April 19, 2015

Howard Henderson explains the effects that foreign affairs have domestic affairs in the US.

April 12, 2015

The tragic deaths of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri and Eric Garner in Staten Island, New York have sparked a national debate about the relationship of police and average citizens. While many have argued for policy solutions centering on grand jury reform - some h...

January 13, 2015

In the hustle and bustle of our daily lives we catch our news when we can. We come home from work and want to relax in front of our favorite television show or news program. Oftentimes, we immediately react to news events in the present and do not take time to consider...

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October 10, 2016

Does Rice really have the highest college crime rate in Texas?

December 29, 2013

What Are Rappers Really Saying about the Police?

January 25, 2012

Researchers Examine Lyrical Correlation Between Hip-Hop, Criminal Justice

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