This is data that is not necessarily new, but it’s being put together in a very new way. Because remember that this report also talks about the disadvantages black and Latino kids in mostly majority-minority schools that are also, you know being cheated out of a good education, because they don’t have good teachers, because they don’t have good resources, or as many as white kids have in this country.

Reporter Claudio Sanchez talks to Here and Now about a new government report highlighting racial disparities on education. The report found that black students of all ages are three times more likely than white students to be suspended.