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Racial Inequality in the Justice System: Web Resources

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Black Lives Matter#BlackLivesMatter is a call to action and a response to the virulent anti-Black racism that permeates our society.

InDepth: Ferguson, MO police shooting: This CBS webpage shows the latest news on the investigation into the shooting of Michael Brown as well as related protests.

Bureau of Justice Statistics: Contains statistical information on crimes, criminal offenders, victims, and the justice system.

National Criminal Justice Reference ServiceFind information on Racial Profiling and other related issues in the Topics section.

ACLUThe American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU)'s page on Racial Profiling provides basic information as well as links to other articles and news stories.

The Sentencing Project: Racial DisparityFrom the Sentencing Project, a non-profit working for a fair and effective criminal justice system, the Racial Disparity page contains links to relevant news and publications.

Northeastern University: Institute on Race and JusticeAn interdisciplinary academic center which engages in research and scholarship that examines the influence of race on important questions of social justice.

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