Subject:Civil rights: Everyday injustice from redlining to profiling
Source:Atlanta_IRE_Annual_2004Steve Doig; Andy Lehren; Nancy Stancill; Dale Russell
Affiliation:Arizona State University;Dateline NBC;The Charlotte Observer;WAGA-Atlanta
Lehren gives a brief overview on how to get started in analyzing the data for a story on racial profiling, noting external and internal benchmarks to use for comparisons and pitfalls to avoid. He notes two studies that are of particular help to journalists and available free on the Internet.