Not In Our Town Princeton


My First Police Stop by Hanf Willis-Abdurraqib

In his interactions with police, since the first as a college freshman that he describes in his essay, Willis-Abdurraqib says he goes “into each one expecting to fear and to be feared.”

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Society’s Fear Of Black Men And Its Consequences, Part 2

“How do African American men feel about themselves and each other? [NPR’s Michel Martin interviews] professional black men, and find out if they have ever had the experience as being seen as frightening.”

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Fear Of The Black Man: How Racial Bias Could Affect Crime, Labor Rates

On All Things Considered, “NPR’s Michel Martin speaks with professors Phillip Atiba Goff of UCLA and Harry Holzer of Georgetown University about how fears of African-American men are manifested in the criminal justice system and the labor market, and what…

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