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The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration In The Age Of Colorblindness MP3

Michelle Alexander’s book The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness has been an unlikely and controversial best seller. In it, Alexander makes the case that the prison system we have long filled with a disproportionate number of young black men is not just a byproduct of policy decisions, but an intentional effort to undo the civil rights movement. The book was w... Source: yourpublicmedia.org

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