What LIFT Dane is Reading (And listening to!) - December 2019

April 3, 2024

In its newest episode, OFF-KILTER, the podcast from Center for American Progress, interviewed legal aid funding advocates Karen Lash and Maha Jweied to discuss how deeply connected civil justice is to solving everyday problems Americans face, like health care and housing.

To read the full transcript, click here.

Automating Inequality by Virginia Eubanks

A powerful investigative look at data-based discrimination—and how technology affects civil and human rights and economic equity

Weapons of Math Destruction by Cathy O'Neil

A former Wall Street quant sounds an alarm on the mathematical models that pervade modern life and threaten to rip apart our social fabric.

Clean slates, rich states

Why states are rushing to seal tens of millions of old criminal records

A bipartisan movement to do so is under way across the country