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Systemic racial bias in TPD

Heidi Deddens
Heidi Deddens is the managing editor of Comment magazine. She holds an MA in Interdisciplinary Humanities with a focus on English Literature from Trinity Western University, where she was managing editor of the university's literary journal. Born and raised in Western Canada, she now lives in Ottawa.

Systemic racial bias in the criminal justice system is not a myth, Brandon Vaidyanathan writes. But for those seeking familiar metrics, the structural nature of the problem necessitates carving out new territory for evidence-based reform.