Michelle Alexander on “The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness”

part 1

A new book by legal scholar and civil rights advocate Michelle Alexander argues that although Jim Crow laws have been eliminated, the racial caste system it set up was not eradicated. It’s simply been redesigned, and now racial control functions through the criminal justice system.

The new reality…since information is power…empower yourself…. Michelle Alexander

via : democracynow

check out part 2

 

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~ by livefromheadqcourterz on November 10, 2010.

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