racism

Sports oligopolies and the economics of getting rid of Donald Sterling

Only the other NBA owners can really do something about the Clippers' owner.

  • Olugbenga Ajilore
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  • Apr 29, 2014

Racism isn’t over. But policymakers from both parties like to pretend it is.

"Today we remember Rosa Parks’ bold stand and her role in ending racism," tweeted the Republican National Committee.

  • Ezra Klein
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  • Dec 1, 2013

The recovery is racist

Employment is down much more among black men than among any other race/gender group in the country.

  • Dylan Matthews
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  • Sep 6, 2013

President Obama shows the progress we’ve made. His speech shows how terribly we’ve failed.

The simple fact that the law is no longer explicitly racist does not mean every child is born with the same opportunities.

  • Ezra Klein
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  • Aug 28, 2013

Americans who distrust Muslims are likelier to back the war on terror

Many Americans view Muslims as untrustworthy and violent. And those who do are likelier to support the war on terror.

Has the American Bar Association kept our judges white and male?

The American Bar Association issues influential ratings of potential judicial nominees. The best way to get a bad rating is to be a racial minority or a woman.

  • Dylan Matthews
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  • Feb 28, 2013