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Watch, discuss: Documentary explores the history of race and the US criminal justice system

Posted in News on October 26, 2017 at 6:00 am

13TH DOCUMENTARY VIEWING & DISCUSSION The United States leads the world in incarceration. In this thought-provoking documentary, scholars, activists, and politicians analyze the criminalization of African Americans and the U.S. prison boom. This piercing documentary film, from Netflix and directed by Ava DuVernay, earned an Oscar nomination and […]

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