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The Slow Movement to End Prison Sexual Crime

By Maurice Chammah

The Marshall Project

In 2003, Congress passed the Prison Rape Elimination Act, now usually known as PREA. It was intended to make experiences like his far less likely. 775 more words


Can We Fix Our Shameful Prisons? Why they should be, and why we might not do so.

Summary:¬† The recent attention to police shootings of unarmed men (mostly Black) shouldn’t distract us from the big picture, that police violence is but one part of a mad brutal system. 4,939 more words


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Ferguson, Missouri: "The Extinction of Black America"

America Is A War Zone. It’s Just That Simple. (Ferguson, Missouri)

Too many young black men have been killed by the police over the course of this year (2014), let alone in America’s history. 954 more words