The unfair separation of racesThe substantial increase of imprisoned peopleThe result of people accusing others of a crimeA combination of all of these
Cory Booker, Michelle Alexander, Hallie IsraelMichelle Alexander, Jane Addams, Ezra Jack KeatsDwayne Johnson, Ruta Sepetys, Malala YousafzaiRichard Nixon, Elizabeth Warren, Donovan Smith
Cory Booker is a democratic senator from New Jersey, Michelle Alexander is the author of the book, "The New Jim Crow", and Hallie Israel is a senior in College and founder of the OSU Student Alliance for Prison Reform
It is benefitting society and should not be stoppedIt is disproportionately affecting minorities and poor peopleBlack people are given too much sympathy and deserve the punishmentMass Incarceration needs to be stopped but their are other issues that are more important
Cory Booker expressed this opinion in an interview with Meet the Press
During the 1950’s when blacks were arrested for peaceful protestIn the ‘20’s when women were arrested for having short hair and drop waist dressesRecently, when Trayvon Martin was shot and killed in FloridaIn the ‘70’s, when President Nixon declared a war on drugs
New laws are cracking down on drug use, resulting in more people being arrested
1 in 3 black men with little education are likely to be arrested in their lifetime1 in 15 black children have a parent who is incarceratedBlack people are 2.6x more likely to be arrested for drug use than WhitesAnger among citizens because imprisonment is unproven as a rehabilitation for behavior
Actually, 1 in 9 black children have a parent who is incarcerated
Mass Incarceration: How Much Do You Really Know?
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