Live-Stream Recording: “How do we Build a Just Long Island?” (11/29/18)

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On November 29th, 2018, the Center for the Study of Inequalities, Social Justice, and Policy and ERASE Racism NY co-hosted the forum “How do we Build a Just Long Island?” This forum was part of a 5 part series which strives to change the narrative about race, fight segregation, and work towards a more inclusive […]

New in Writing InE/J: Center Funded Research Reflections for Summer 2018!

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In the summer of 2018, the Center for the Studies of Inequalities, Social Justice, and Policy funded the research of five Stony Brook University PhD candidates. Their research dealt clearly, centrally and explicitly with questions of inequality, social, and/or environmental justice. Click here to view the research reflections and to learn more about ground breaking […]

October 8, 2017: A Seat at the Table (Z. Miletsky)

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Diverse: Issues in Education, October 8, 2017 As soon as Donald Trump was elected President, the tacit comparisons to 1930s Germany began. Many people quoted—via memes—the famous line by Martin Niemöller, a Protestant pastor who spoke out against Adolf Hitler and who paid for it by spending the last seven years of his life in a […]

September 19, 2017: Harvard has shown its commitment to diversity was always a farce (C. Fleming)

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Vox, September 19, 2017 This fall, a history scholar named Michelle Jones will begin her doctoral work at New York University. Earlier this year, she was rejected from Harvard — after being initially accepted. While there are plenty of academics who could relate to Jones’s exclusion from one of the most elite universities in the […]