The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness

Do you know that the United States has 5% of the world’s population yet incarcerates 25% of the world’s prisoners?  What do you think about this?

Finally started reading this book today after asking for it from my wife and having it for 3 months.

Data from Falling Crime, Teeming Prisons, The New York Times, October 29, 2011

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About howie snyder

Love Jesus, love my family, love meeting new people and sharing life with them!
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