Newer posts are loading.
You are at the newest post.
Click here to check if anything new just came in.

The New Jim Crow: Chapter Two - Part 2

Michelle Alexander argues that mass incarceration of people of color in the US constitutes the newest structure of racialized social control, replacing slavery and Jim Crow to create an African American undercaste. She argues that the vastly disproportionate imprisonment (and the resultant disenfranchisement and exclusion from numerous aspects of mainstream society such as education and employment) of African Americans constitutes the single most important impediment to equality and civil rights in the US. -Chapter Two, "The Lockdown" - Part 2-
download

Don't be the product, buy the product!

Schweinderl