Volume 2, Issue 2
Summer 2006

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Foreward
Sherry Weaver

A Phenomenal Man: Judge Sylvania Woods
Pamela Mitchell-Crump, Ed.D

Conference Highlight - Panel: From Inmate to Legal Advocate
Speech by Kemba Smith

Conference Highlight-Rising Star Award: Commentary
Lydia Edwards, J.D.

Conference Highlight-Northstar Award: Spotlight on Angela Davis
Interview by Jamin Raskin & Introductory message by Professor Cynthia Jones

Children of Incarcerated Mothers and the Struggle for Stability
Professor Nekima Levy-Pounds

A Case for Reparations: The Plight of the African-American World War II Veteran Concerning Federal Discriminatory Housing Practices
LaDavia S. Hatcher

Where the Streets Have Many Names: Zoning, Community Power, and the Future of Shaw, Washington, D.C.
Parag Khandhar

Narrowing Racial Disparities in Sentencing Through a System of Mandatory Downward Departures
Douglas Smith

The Intergration Myth:America's Failure to Produce Equal Education Outcomes
Samuel E. Brown

Reparations Conference Keynote Speech:Should America Pay?
Speech by Professor Raymond Winbush

White Money/Black Power
Reviewed by Cecily Chambliss

Legislative Updates
Daniel Raposa

Closing
Dean Claudio Grossman

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