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The New Jim Crow

The New Jim Crow

Written by Michelle Alexander

Narrated by Karen Chilton

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Rating: 5 out of 5 stars5/5 (282 ratings)
Length: 16 hours

Editor's Note

Leading a revolution…
Alexander makes her case that the War on Drugs created a new racial caste system in a highly readable and compelling way. This provocative work has shifted how we think about civil rights and prison reform.

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Civil rights advocate and accomplished lawyer Michelle Alexander broaches a topic worthy of national conversation. Alexander argues that criminals convicted by our justice system face the same obstacles- legal discrimination and disenfranchisement- African Americans faced during the Jim Crow era.
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The New Jim Crow

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Book Information

The New Jim Crow

Written by Michelle Alexander

Narrated by Karen Chilton

Ratings:
Rating: 5 out of 5 stars5/5 (282 ratings)
Length: 16 hours

Editor's Note

Leading a revolution…
Alexander makes her case that the War on Drugs created a new racial caste system in a highly readable and compelling way. This provocative work has shifted how we think about civil rights and prison reform.

Description

Civil rights advocate and accomplished lawyer Michelle Alexander broaches a topic worthy of national conversation. Alexander argues that criminals convicted by our justice system face the same obstacles- legal discrimination and disenfranchisement- African Americans faced during the Jim Crow era.
Read More