Gender & Sexuality
prison industrial complex
Reading ‘Black Museum’ and ‘Get Out’ as comparative Afrofuturist zombie slave narratives
An evening with Angela Davis inspired me to advocate for prison abolition for Black girls
California uses imprisoned women to fight record-breaking fires
Watch: President Obama Discusses ‘War on Drugs’ With ‘The Wire’ Creator
Trans Woman Sues State of Georgia for Human Rights Abuses
Is ‘Orange’ the New Green?
America’s Most Wanted: Hip hop, the Media & the Prison Industrial Complex
Celebrities seek to end mass incarceration with campaign
Report: Life Sentences on the Rise in American Prisons
Mark Ciaravella Sentenced to 28 Years for “Kids for Cash” Scandal
Eric Holder Unveils Major Drug Sentencing Reforms
Cornel West: President Obama Is a Global George Zimmerman
Sesame Street Teaches Kids About Incarceration
STUDY: Blacks Are Nearly 4 Times As Likely As Whites of Being Arrested for Pot Possession
Dear Thurgood Marshall Jr, Why Are You On The Board Of Directors For CCA?
Kanye West’s “New Slaves” Rails Against the Prison-Industrial Complex
Mother of Unjustly Incarcerated Son Pens Letter Describing a Mother’s Day Without Him
Wisconsin Incarcerates More of Its Black Male Population Than Any Other State
Obama Administration Announce New Drug Policy Emphasizing Treatment Over Incarceration
Should We Raise Age for Charging Young People as Adults?
Chuck D: Since Reagan And Bush, There’s Been Nothing But Guns And Drugs In The Black Community
Quentin Tarantino Says The War on Drugs Is Essentially Modern Day Slavery
Majority of Americans Think States Should Decide Whether to Legalize Marijuana; What Do You Think?
CA Voters Approve Ballot Measure Reforming ‘Three Strikes’ Law
What Do You Want To See Accomplished In Obama’s Second Term?
The Cruelest of Summers
STUDY: Race Impacts Prison Sentencing
REPORT: 95% of Arrests in NYC Public Schools are of Black or Latino Students
REPORT: Black Youth in Mississippi Jailed for Dress Code Violations, Profanity, ‘Disrespect’
More Evidence that Stop-and-Frisk is Racially Motivated
The question of Blackness: How conversations about Bruno Mars and Cardi B miss the mark
“I’m is talking right”: How the stigma around Black language holds us back from liberation
Reparations will never be given — it’s time we protect the everyday people who take them
Border Patrol agents ‘systematically destroy food and water aid for migrants’
Lupita Nyong’o is writing a children’s book tackling colorism & self-love for little Black girls
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