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Race and Ethnicity

REUTERS/Darren Ornitz - People take part in a protest against the killings of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile during a march through Manhattan, with the Empire State Building seen in the background, in New York July 7, 2016.

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Minority under-representation in city and suburban policing

July 14, 2016, Alan Berube and Natalie Holmes

Last week’s tragic shootings in Baton Rouge, outside St. Paul, and in Dallas reignited police and community tensions, reminiscent of last year’s incidents in places such as Baltimore, North Charleston, and Staten Island.

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