Tag: racial justice

    How Decriminalization Impacts Racial Disparities in Cannabis Arrests

    Cannabis decriminalization has modestly reduced the disproportionate possession arrests of Black adults compared to ...

    Will Minneapolis Voters Replace Police With a Public Health Department?

    On November 2, Minneapolis voters will decide whether to reshape the city’s police department ...

    How Overdose Surged for Black People as It Held Steady for Whites

    As opioid-involved overdose fatalities were holding steady for most racial groups prior to the ...

    As New Zealand Cigarette Taxes Climb, So Do Harms to Poor and Indigenous Smokers

    When it comes to taxing cigarettes, there’s rarely any opposition from lawmakers. “Sin taxes,” ...

    “Divest and Invest”: Latinx Advocates on Defunding the Police

    George Floyd’s final breaths on May 25, 2020, gasping out “I can’t breathe,” led ...