The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness
This book seeks to analyze the issue of race in America after the election of Barack Obama. For the author, the U.S. criminal justice system functions can act as a contemporary system of racial control, even as it adheres to the principle of color blindness.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - bness2 - LibraryThing
One of the best books I have read fir some time on the topic of Blacks and civil rights. Well written and very well researched. Just wish there were clearer solutions. Read full review
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The United States is as racist as it has ever been, and we are blind to it. Filled with stunning statistics, this book is one of the most important I've read lately. Did you know that the War on Drugs ... Read full review