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Black, brown inmates herded into private prisons

| March 6, 2014

By Jazelle Hunt NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA)—Although private schools are often lauded for providing a better education to students, the same can’t be said of private prisons, which house a disproportionate number of people of color, according to  a report published in the latest issue of Radical Criminology, an online scholarly journal. “The overrepresentation […]

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