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 Your guide to minority health-related activities
at UNC-CH and elsewhere 

20th Annual Summer Public Health Research
Institute and Videoconference on Minority Health


Tavis Smiley Reports, Education Under Arrest (Link)

Patricia J. Williams, The War on Drugs Is a War on Kids. The Nation, March 4, 2013 (Link)

Mychal Denzel Smith, The School-to-Prison Pipeline Starts in Preschool (Article in The Nation) (Moyers & company)

Special issue: The School-to-Prison Pipeline. Journal of Educational Controversy, Fall 2012 / Winter 2013, vol 7, no. 1 (Link)

Film: The War on Kids, directed by Cevin Soling (website) (2/27/2014 review in the NY Times) (Facebook page)

Film: Kids for Cash, directed by Robert May (website) (2/27/2014 review in the NY Times)

Student-produced video: North Carolina's School-to-Prison Pipeline (Watch), Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University (Link)

Southern Povery Law Center (website); Teaching Tolerance magazine examines school-to-prison pipeline, offers tips to keep students out of criminal justice system (article) (more)

National Research Council. The growth of incarceration in the United States: exploring causes and consequences. Washington, DC. The National Academies Press, 2014. (Link)

Organizations: ACLU, Children's Defense Fund, Families and Friends of Louisiana's Incarcerated Childrenk, NAACP LDF, The Advancement Project.


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