Land of the Free? Hardly.

The jump you see beginning in the 1980s is primarily a jump in the number of NONVIOLENT DRUG "OFFENDERS" (such as myself) imprisoned.

The jump you see beginning in the 1980s is primarily a jump in the number of NONVIOLENT DRUG “OFFENDERS” (such as myself) imprisoned.

http://www.finalcall.com/artman/publish/National_News_2/America_s_New_Slavery_Black_Men_in_Prison_4475.shtml

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3 thoughts on “Land of the Free? Hardly.

    1. TheRewildWest Post author

      My pleasure, thanks for your comment. New Jim Crow indeed =/ I did 2 years thanks to the so-called War on Drugs, and thanks to the inherent lack of justice in the justice system, thanks to, among other things, the cops’ and judge’s having ignored the Fourth Amendment, among other travesties.

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