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Mimi Kirk

Mimi Kirk is a contributing writer to CityLab, with a focus on the Middle East and Asia. She lives in Washington, D.C.
Health & Human Services

What Makes an Unhealthy State

Socioeconomic conditions outrank all others factors in determining well-being.


Southern Schools Are Resegregating

Splintered school districts and the rise of charter schools are among the forces separating black and Latino students from their white counterparts.