Black and Brown Inmates Herded into Private Prisons

Hunt, Jazelle
March 2014
Chicago Citizen - South Suburban Edition;3/12/2014, Vol. 33 Issue 19, p7
The article presents a report by the online scholarly journal "Radical Criminology" on inmates' condition in the U.S. private and public prisons as of March 2014. It states that there is a need of an agreement with private contracts for managing health and age of the African American prisoners. Topics discussed include a report from the U.S. Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) on the prisons, private prisons' management, and civil rights violations by private prisons.


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