Minnesota Legislation Provides Racial Fairness and Justice Milestone Program

The College of Minnesota Legislation Faculty has launched the Racial Fairness and Justice (REJ) Milestone program aimed toward offering legislation college students with a higher understanding of race and the legislation.

In keeping with the college’s Nov. 10 announcement, college students enter Minnesota Legislation with broadly divergent data and expertise with racial injustice and its historical past within the U.S., which frequently makes it tough to discover the various methods race and racism interaction with the American authorized system and society at giant. The REJ Milestone program employs self-study, dialogue teams and experiential studying with the objective of serving to college students to achieve a deeper understanding of the historic and present contexts surrounding racial injustice.