incarceration rate

White People Are Fine With Laws That Harm Blacks

Proof of Racism Makes Whites…More Racist?

It’s disheartening. But, if I can indulge my cynicism for a moment, it’s also not…

Incarceration Gap Between Blacks and Whites Increases

During last month’s 50th anniversary celebration of Martin Luther King’s “I have a Dream” speech,…

The Incarceration Epidemic

How Our Incarceration Rate is a Public Health Problem

The U.S. incarceration rate has more than quadrupled since 1980. It's now the highest in…

[THE SPIRITUAL LIFE] Behind Bars

Percentage of Black Women in Prison Drops Sharply

The percentage of African American women versus White women behind bars dropped nearly in half…