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The Jesuit Social Research Institute works to transform the Gulf South through action research, analysis, education, and advocacy on the core issues of poverty, race, and migration. The Institute is a collaboration of Loyola University New Orleans and the Central and Southern Province of the Society of Jesus, rooted in the faith that does justice.

  

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On Views of Race and Inequality, Blacks and Whites Are Worlds Apart

About four-in-ten blacks are doubtful that the U.S. will ever achieve racial equality

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Housing subsidies benefit the wealthy

The Center on Budget and Policy Priorities cites a new report from Harvard's Joint Center for Housing Studies that finds the number of Americans struggling to afford rent is on the rise and low-income renters are hit the hardest.

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