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U-M study aims to clarify 'communities of interest' as Michigan prepares for legislative redistricting
An Independent Citizens Redistricting Commission will redraw state and federal legislative districts in Michigan in 2021 with a mandate: The...Finish reading
Free and open to the public. Register here for a reminder. The federal deficit has reached historic levels in recent years, even before Congress...Learn more
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Free speech. The exchange of ideas. Fair and free elections. Democratic institutions. These are fundamental aspects of our democracy, and they require work, reform, and commitment to uphold them. Our community is engaged deeply in the issues of the...
Our faculty think, speak out, and teach about structural inequality–about differential outcomes and experiences for Black people and other marginalized populations in education, policing, health, economics, finance, and other key...