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Pima County Residents Owe $126 Million For Mass Incarceration

The staggering costs of mass incarceration

Mass incarceration costs Arizona taxpayers money – a lot of money. According to a comprehensive new report published by the… 542 more words


Racism’s Many Faces Today

A sermon preached at Niles Discovery Church, Fremont, California,
on Sunday, March 26, 2017, by the Rev. Jeffrey Spencer.
Scriptures:  Mark 5:1-20 and “Kids Who Die… 2,337 more words


Day 24 - Ending slavery

Dear President Trump:

Today’s Daily Lectionary readings are about ending slavery.

In the Old Testament reading, God decisively delivers the people from economic and political slavery. 307 more words

President Trump

Research #3 13th Documentary


On October 7, 2016 the 13th documentary was made live to the public via Netflix. The film was directed by Ava DuVernay and it explores the issues of race inequality in the United States prison systems. 475 more words

Mass Incarceration

New Slaves: Mass Incarceration in the United States of America

By: Eugene Dabs

There is a disturbing problem in the United States criminal justice system. International human rights laws dictate that the aim of all penal systems should be that of rehabilitation, yet the number of people in prison in the United States has quadrupled since 1980. 602 more words


On Shooting A Man Then Shaming Him For Bleeding

Police bias vs. black-on-black crime

The subject of black-on-black crime inevitably arises during any debate about race and racial bias in the criminal justice system. One of its most vocal denouncers is Heather MacDonald, the Thomas W. 1,412 more words

Crime Rates

Mass Incarceration: Visualised

I’ve just discovered the video section of The Atlantic and am loving it. Here’s their most popular to date.

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