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Mary Angelica Painter on the Policy Implications of Exit Polls

Lecture and Discussion with Richard Rothstein, Author of "The Color of Law"

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Confluence SSN is composed of dedicated scholars from Missouri, southern Illinois, and Kansas looking to enact positive change through policy work in the American Midwest and Upper South. Confluence SSN was founded in 2013 and would like to welcome as many Confluence-area colleagues as they can.

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Constructive Steps to Further Workplace Diversity

  • Adia Harvey Wingfield

The Importance of Updating the Help America Vote Act

  • Joseph Anthony

Latest in the News

"Razones para Celebrar después de las Elecciones Intermedias en Estados Unidos," Fernando Tormos, The New York Times, November 23, 2018.
David C. Kimball quoted in Jim Salter, "4 Years After Ferguson, White Prosecutor Ousted by Black Man" Associated Press, August 8, 2018.
Janice Fine quoted in Noam Scheiber, "Missouri Voters Reject Anti-Union Law in a Victory for Labor" The New York Times, August 7, 2018.
David C. Kimball quoted in Summer Ballentine, "Missouri Primary Sets Up McCaskill-Hawley Senate Clash" Associated Press, August 8, 2018.
Richard Rosenfeld's research on crime data in Missouri discussed in Princess Gabbara, "New Report Reveals That Blacks Are 85% More Likely to Be Pulled Over in Missouri," The Grio, June 3, 2018.

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