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USA Today- Opinion December 15 December 15 FOLLOW US NEWS SPORTS LIFE MONEY TECH TRAVEL OPINION WEATHER USATODAY.COM NEWS opinion Black America’s genealogy of hope: Christian Schneider I offered to research my friend’s family history. I was shocked by what I found. Read Story opinion Real people rely on Obamacare: Column We should listen to their voices before plunging into repeal and (maybe eventually) replace. opinion Assad victory won’t stabilize Middle East: Column His killing machine is the principal recruiter of Sunnis to the cause of radical Islam. opinion Don’t count on government to get you work: Ruben Navarrette You’d have expected more conservatives to kick up a fuss about Trump’s crony capitalism. Advertisement opinion Policing the USA: Is media missing mark on race? An examination of the media’s role in covering race, policing through a podcast, plus reader responses to our politics, policing call opinion Diminishing returns of high incarceration: Column Study shows weak connection between growing imprisonment and declining crime rates. opinion Death toll from violent cops is a guessing game: Column How can it be, in this era of open data, that we know so little? policing Is ‘Ferguson effect’ behind crime wave? FBI Director James Comey suggested in October that police officers are pulling back out of fear of being videotaped. policing Blacks killed by law enforcement at higher rate than whites Black males at greater risk of being stopped policing Numbers on police, communities Data behind the headlines Editorial Cartoon Popular Stories NBC News: Intelligence officials say Putin personally involved in election hack Do this now if you’re a Yahoo user It’s new and it’s bad: Yahoo discloses 1B account breach To forward this e-mail to a friend, click here You are currently subscribed to this newsletter with the address: To UNSUBSCRIBE, please click here . Manage Subscriptions | Help | Advertise | Home Delivery | Privacy Policy – Your California Privacy Rights (c) 2016 USA TODAY, a division of Gannett Satellite Information Network, LLC. 7950 Jones Branch Drive, McLean, VA 22108