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Lead Astray: New Evidence Links Children with Higher Lead Exposure to School Suspensions and Juvenile Detention

When people are in pain or suffering from illness, they are more likely to act in destructive ways that carry negative consequences for both themselves and others. 878 more words

Politics

School Suspensions, Test Scores, and Lead Poisoning

Originally published in The American Prospect on June 9, 2017.
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Over the past several years, education advocates and civil rights groups have been sounding the alarm… 1,245 more words

THE SHARP LEFT TURN

(Chapter – Inside the Forbidden Outside)

“You stole the stereo outa my car, didn’t ja? Jamie’s older brother Danton screamed, the veins in his neck popping out. 2,270 more words

Jamie Cummings