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ICYMI: Meek Mill's New Docuseries Has a Teaser Trailer

In “#FreeMeek,” the Philly rapper hero details his firsthand experience with the criminal justice system.

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New Report Offers Big Picture Look at Mass Incarceration

The Prison Policy Initiative shines a light on racial disparities in the criminal justice system.

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Watch the Trailer for Ramy Youssef's New Comedy Series

Being a millennial in a Muslim-American community in suburban New Jersey ain’t easy.

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Maryland Aims to Leave Title X Program to Protect Abortion Providers and Patients

If approved, the state will refuse nearly $4 million in funding to create its own family planning program.

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Arts & Culture

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Atlanta Child Murders Case Reopened Ahead of New Documentary

Criminalization

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ICYMI: SCOTUS Says ICE Can Detain Immigrants Based on Prior Convictions

Trump Presidency

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Studies Show the Dangers of Proposed Changes to Food Stamps

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