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Geronimus on pushing past early dismissal of her weathering hypothesis

Thompson: Censoring reading materials in prisons could lead to more, not less rebellion

"Me Too" momentum in the field of economics?

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Remembering Jim Morgan, founding member of ISR and creator of the PSID

1/17/18: ISR screening and discussion of documentary "Class Divide" at Michigan Theater

Bailey et al. find higher income among children whose parents had access to federal family planning programs in the 1960s and 70s

U-M's campus climate survey results discussed in CHE story

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Mon, Jan 22, 2018, noon: Narayan Sastry

Heather Ann Thompson

Thompson says criminal justice policies led to creation of prison gangs like Aryan Brotherhood

a PSC In The News reference, 2016

"Brutal Murder Busts Up Aryan Brotherhood of Mississippi" - Newsweek. 06/22/2016.

This piece describes the violence and the drug trafficking operations orchestrated by Aryan Brotherhood leaders from state prisons. Heather Ann Thompson says criminal justice policies since the 1970s created the circumstances for prison gangs to form and remain unified.

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Heather Ann Thompson

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