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1 May 2012

Racial Inequality in the American Justice System: Part 1

For the week of May 6th, 2012

Guests: University of Minnesota Everett Fraser Professor of Law Michele Goodwin and U of M Law School Professor of Clinical Instruction Carl Warren.

Issues: The fallacy of a post racial society; the interpretation of US racial history; the legacy of slavery in the US and its continuing impact on race relations; the shooting death of Trayvon Martin and public/media reaction; cognitive bias and its impact on racial inequality.

Part 1

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Part 2

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