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Assessing the Biden Administration on Racial Justice

President Biden started his presidency with a flurry of executive orders related to racial equity. Paul Butler, professor at Georgetown Law and the author of Chokehold: Policing Black Men (The New Press, 2017), checks in on what more progress -- if any -- the administration has made on advancing racial justice so far.


 2021-03-03  22m