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Justice for Trayvon Martin?

I believe the question of justice for Trayvon Martin is one of the most profound and challenging questions our country now faces. To begin with, it now requires a federal civil rights trial that focuses on Zimmerman’s racial profiling of Martin, a critical and obvious factor in this tragedy, which the Florida judge excluded from the criminal trial. But justice for Trayvon Martin goes beyond a new trial. It ...

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Access to publicly owned land in Detroit

Just a few short years ago, the issue of vacant land in Detroit garnered international attention. As academics and researchers studied the complexities of America’s older industrial cities, the issue of vacant land took center stage. Everyone wanted to know just how much vacant land existed in the city and the extent of the associated liability. Others wanted to know what the city planned to do with the vac ...

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