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In every field of endeavor, in every system of power, people of color disproportionately face stiff headwinds. Race often influences where someone can own a home, who is hired or promoted, how personalities are perceived, rates of arrest and incarceration, quality of medical care, and much more. Past discrimination accumulates, as Ta-Nehisi Coates explains, and continues affecting health, wealth, and well-being today.


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For the fortieth anniversary of busing in Boston, the Schuster Institute partnered with WGBH Boston Public Radio-TV-Digital to explore desegregation in Boston, Massachusetts and Jackson, Mississippi. 

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